Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

To say this week has been incredibly difficult would be an understatement. Here’s a beautiful video about family and love:

Germany has voted in favor of quotes for leading companies to be compelled to increase the number of women on their boards.

Malala is on the cover of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People issue.

Under pressure from feminists and sensible people everywhere, Disney has removed those sexist “I need a hero” Avengers T-shirts.

An open letter to men’s rights activists.

Chloe has a piece in The Nation today about Katelyn Campbell, the kickass high schooler who took a stand against abstinence-only education.

 

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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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