Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Bwahaha the sneakers Wendy Davis wore during her epic Texas filibuster are enjoying a good old-fashioned Amazon review takeover. It’s pretty great, especially considering how the little the mainstream media covered her feminist win. And just a friendly reminder that if you were inspired by Wendy Davis, you should run for office.

Here’s another PSA: Rachel Jeantel is not on trial so maybe you should stop mocking her.

Feminists have food and body image issues, too.

It’s Pride Weekend in NYC — get in on the goodness! 


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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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