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Minnesota resident Julie Vidna holds a sign in support of same-sex marriage outside the MN House chamber. (MPR Photo/Jennifer Simonson).

The Minnesota House has just approved gay marriage! View more amazing photos of the day’s events here.

Ariel Castro has been charged  in the horrific rape and kidnapping case in Cleveland.

It’s a busy week for Canadian feminism: WAM has new research on the Canadian feminist blogosphere, and Naomi Klein spoke with writer, activist, and Idle No More’s Leanne Simpson.

On depression.

Israel is moving to end gender segregation in public spaces.

“Talent should not have a gender.”

We’ll have more on this tomorrow, but over 100 well-known artists have formed a movement called Migration is Beautiful and are calling on Congress and President Obama to pass humane, inclusive and just immigration reform.

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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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