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Happy May Day. Workers of the World Unite.

Check out this awesome new feminist bioethics blog. Welcome to the blogosphere!

Maybe men don’t “want it all” because they find childcare to be boring?

Transphobia has no place in feminism. 

By way of update to Sesali’s earlier post, there is now a petition on change.org to drop the charges against Kiera Wilmot. You know what to do!

Have you checked out all these awesome pieces over on PolicyMic for their week of coverage on sexual assault?

Say what? Bloomberg accuses newspaper and activists of racism for opposing stop and frisk.

An Indiana Planned Parenthood may close due to lack of drinking fountain. (Here’s more information on TRAP laws in Virginia)

40% of Harvey Mudd computer science majors are women. Nb: The College President “often uses her longboard to get around campus”.

We’ve explored gender reveal parties as retrograde & essentialist but apparently now there are videos too.

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Lori Adelman is Executive Director of Partnerships at Feministing, where she enjoys creating and curating content on gender, race, class, technology, and the media. Lori is also an advocacy and communications professional specializing in sexual and reproductive rights and health, and currently works in the Global Division of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. A graduate of Harvard University, she lives in Brooklyn.

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  • http://feministing.com/members/ciato/ Amy

    Thanks so much for the article about trans women. I get so mad when I see women who are anti-transwomen just because they don’t fit their definition of female!

  • http://feministing.com/members/contrawhit/ Whitney

    “Maybe men don’t “want it all” because they find childcare to be boring?”–that was a good read. Thanks.

    However, the massive amount of gender essentialism he uses to justify this really weakens his overall point, which is a shame.

    • red_haired_dancer

      Yeah, I stopped reading after he said women’s guilt about not spending enough time with their children was genetically hardwired, rather than socially constructed. What bullshit.