Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

This spoof of fashion films by Lizzy Caplan made me laugh – maybe it will make you laugh too!

Infographic: who’s paying for your birth control?

We are so proud of recent Feministing Editor Emerita Courtney Martin for her New York Times  piece on innovative approaches to reducing maternal mortality in Malawi.

Hey New Yorkers, go download the NYCLU’s new “Stop and Frisk Watch” iphone app to help you monitor police activity and hold the NYPD accountable for unlawful stop-and-frisk encounters.

Horrible anti-woman legislation of the day: this Iowa personhood bill would jail a raped woman for ‘murder’ of single cell zygotes.

Mother Jones has a really well done and important timeline of domestic workers history.

And I saved the biggest and most important feminist news for last: there is now a search engine designed especially for finding GIFS!

Brooklyn, NY

Lori Adelman started blogging with Feministing in 2008, and now runs partnerships and strategy as a co-Executive Director. She is also the Director of Youth Engagement at Women Deliver, where she promotes meaningful youth engagement in international development efforts, including through running the award-winning Women Deliver Young Leaders Program. Lori was formerly the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, and has also worked at the United Nations Foundation on the Secretary-General's flagship Every Woman Every Child initiative, and at the International Women’s Health Coalition and Human Rights Watch. As a leading voice on women’s rights issues, Lori frequently consults, speaks and publishes on feminism, activism and movement-building. A graduate of Harvard University, Lori has been named to The Root 100 list of the most influential African Americans in the United States, and to Forbes Magazine‘s list of the “30 Under 30” successful mediamakers. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Lori Adelman is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Partnerships.

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