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Police confronted women in New Delhi on Sunday who were protesting the rape of a 5-year-old girl.

Police confronted women in New Delhi on Sunday who were protesting the rape of a 5-year-old girl. Manish Swarup/Associated Press. Via.

Horrible. New protests in India after the rape of a 5 year old.

France is set to legalize same-sex marriage and adoption, while homophobic violence is on the rise.

Is feminism on life support “with a DNR scrawled on its Botoxed brow”? Kareem Abdul-Jabbar thinks so.

The Feminist Wire is hosting a forum on Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism within feminism. Two we like: “The Tragedy of a Failed Politic” and “You Become an Anti-Racist Feminist”.

Recaps Magazine has a new issue out.

“Instead of dividing into two groups, men and women overlapped considerably on attributes like the frequency of science-related activities, interest in casual sex, or the allure of a potential mate’s virginity.” We’re trying our best not to say “we told you so” but this article is making it realllyyyyy hard.

Chloe on the revolutionary power of the song “I Touch Myself”.

Chi Mgbako has a great piece on today’s oral arguments at the US Supreme Court on the anti-prostitution pledge in PEPFAR.

Infuriating: the Steubenville football coach who allegedly covered up a rape got a contract extension.

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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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