Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Dustin Hoffman Breaks Down Crying Explaining Something That Every Woman Sadly Already Experienced.

Pat Robertson wants Facebook to add a “vomit button” so he can “switch it on” in response to photos featuring same-sex couples.

If My Vagina Was a Gun.

Yesterday 64 people were arrested at a “Moral Monday” abortion access protest in North Carolina.

Republican Governor tells women who are pregnant or have breast cancer to stop mooching, already!

State Rep. Senfronia Thompson (D) brings a knitting needle, a coat hanger, a feather and turpentine to an abortion debate in the Texas Legislature.

A federal judge issues a temporary restraining order to block Wisconsin law  banning doctors without admitting privileges at nearby hospitals from performing abortions.

The Church of England votes in favor of ordaining women bishops.



Born and raised on the mean streets of New York City’s Upper West Side, Katie Halper is a comic, writer, blogger, satirist and filmmaker based in New York. Katie graduated from The Dalton School (where she teaches history) and Wesleyan University (where she learned that labels are for jars.) A director of Living Liberally and co-founder/performer in Laughing Liberally, Katie has performed at Town Hall, Symphony Space, The Culture Project, D.C. Comedy Festival, all five Netroots Nations, and The Nation Magazine Cruise, where she made Howard Dean laugh! and has appeared with Lizz Winstead, Markos Moulitsas, The Yes Men, Cynthia Nixon and Jim Hightower. Her writing and videos have appeared in The New York Times, Comedy Central, The Nation Magazine, Gawker, Nerve, Jezebel, the Huffington Post, Alternet and Katie has been featured in/on NY Magazine, LA Times, In These Times, Gawker,Jezebel, MSNBC, Air America, GritTV, the Alan Colmes Show, Sirius radio (which hung up on her once) and the National Review, which called Katie “cute and some what brainy.” Katie co-produced Tim Robbins’s film Embedded, (Venice Film Festival, Sundance Channel); Estela Bravo’s Free to Fly (Havana Film Festival, LA Latino Film Festival); was outreach director for The Take, Naomi Klein/Avi Lewis documentary about Argentine workers (Toronto & Venice Film Festivals, Film Forum); co-directed New Yorkers Remember the Spanish Civil War, a video for Museum of the City of NY exhibit, and wrote/directed viral satiric videos including Jews/ Women/ Gays for McCain.

Katie is a writer, comedian, filmmaker, and New Yorker.

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