Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Happy 79th birthday to Gloria Steinem!

Co-signing this beautiful letter from Melissa Harris-Perry to the Steubenville rape survivor.

To reject a high-flying career…is not to reject aspiration; it is to refuse to succumb to a kind of madness.”

Senator Rob Portman’s son, Will, pens a piece on coming out on a national stage.

“It’s not like I stuck my finger in your pussy or grabbed your tits,” says a man who groped a sleeping woman on a plane.

UN report classifies lack of access to abortion as “torture.”

MMA fighter Fallon Fox continues to be disrespected as a fighter who’s trans.

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Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director in charge of Editorial at Feministing. She is the author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick (HarperOne, March 2018). She has been a fellow at Mother Jones magazine and a columnist at Pacific Standard. Before become a full-time writer, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008.

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

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