Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Woo! Michelle Rodriguez comes out as bisexual, saying “I’ve gone both ways. I do as I please.”

Relatedly, PEW has put together an interactive feature of coming out stories, in time for National Coming Out Day next week.

Norway’s gender quota law has made boards more professional. Boss. 

The Washington Post is hosting a symposium on the gender gap in academia this week.

Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine are exploring how gender affects eating habits and self-control. 

Katie Baker of Jezebel writes for Dissent Magazine about an infamous Pickup Artist getting “cockblocked by resdistribution”.

25 empowering books for little black girls.

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Lori Adelman started blogging with Feministing in 2008, and now runs partnerships and strategy as a co-Executive Director. She is also the Director of Youth Engagement at Women Deliver, where she promotes meaningful youth engagement in international development efforts, including through running the award-winning Women Deliver Young Leaders Program. Lori was formerly the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, and has also worked at the United Nations Foundation on the Secretary-General's flagship Every Woman Every Child initiative, and at the International Women’s Health Coalition and Human Rights Watch. As a leading voice on women’s rights issues, Lori frequently consults, speaks and publishes on feminism, activism and movement-building. A graduate of Harvard University, Lori has been named to The Root 100 list of the most influential African Americans in the United States, and to Forbes Magazine‘s list of the “30 Under 30” successful mediamakers. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Lori Adelman is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Partnerships.

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