What We Missed

More than a thousand Native American and First Nations activists staged a flash mob at the Mall of America this weekend. The action was organized by Idle No More, which is calling on all people “to join in a revolution which honors and fulfills Indigenous sovereignty which protects the land and water.”

“For the first time in my life I am fat, female, and unashamed.”

Gerda Lerner, who helped make women’s history a legitimate subject of study, died yesterday.

Over the holiday, Michigan and Virginia’s Govs quietly signed anti-choice bills into law.

The new issue of Dissent is all about feminism, and it looks great.

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Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director in charge of Editorial at Feministing. Maya has previously worked at NARAL Pro-Choice New York and the National Institute for Reproductive Health and was a fellow at Mother Jones magazine. She graduated with a B.A. from Carleton College in 2008. A Minnesota native, she currently lives, writes, edits, and bakes bread in Atlanta, Georgia.

Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Editorial.

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