Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

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Shout out to Miami University Hamilton Association of Women Students and PRISM for hosting Feministing Editors at their campus this week.

R.I.P. Roger Ebert. 

Workers are striking as we speak for fair wages and rights. Sign the petition to support them and learn more about Fast Food Forward,

It’s great that AP decided to remove “illegal immigrant” from its Stylebo; now the New York Times should follow suit.
Via Mona Eltahawy, feminist group Femen has declared today April 4 to be international “Topless Jihad Day”. (NSFW)

Here’s your daily “aw” moment: Kid President meets Actual President Barack Obama.

 

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Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to her work at Feministing, Lori is an Associate Director at Planned Parenthood Global. 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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