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Allergic to Patriarchy

We’re allergic to patriarchy every day of every season. (Via @Shannon_Groll)

“They force him to rape his daughter.” A powerful Community post on how rape is used as a weapon of war in Mali.

Mississippi could soon set “dangerous precedent” that “unintentional pregnancy loss can be treated as a form of homicide,” meaning women could go to jail for having stillbirths or miscarriages.

“Men aren’t asked about age. Men aren’t asked about their children.” — Julianne Moore

St. Paul, MN

Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director in charge of Editorial at Feministing. She is the author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick (HarperOne, March 2018). She has been a fellow at Mother Jones magazine and a columnist at Pacific Standard. Before become a full-time writer, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008.

Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Editorial.

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