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!

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Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to serving as an Executive Director at Feministing, Lori is the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Lori has previously worked at the United Nations Foundation, the International Women’s Health Coalition, and Human Rights Watch, and has written for a host of print and digital properties including Rookie Magazine, The Grio, and the New York Times Magazine. She regularly appears on radio and television, and has spoken at college campuses across the U.S. about topics like the politics of black hair, transnational movement building, and the undercover feminism of Nicki Minaj. In 2014, she was named to The Root 100 list of the nation's most influential African Americans, and to the Forbes Magazine list of the "30 Under 30" successful people in media.

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

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