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Alone Time is a photo series by Canadian artist JJ Levine, in which he configures one model into two different genders within the same frame. Buzzfeed has an interview with the artist, along with more photos.

Since I published my post this morning, condemnation of Emily Yoffe’s victim-blaming Slate piece has been swift. Two of my favorites:

Ann Friedman and Jaclyn Friedman, who have no relation as far as I can tell, other than being great writers. The latter, it’s worth noting, was published five years ago in Yes Means Yes, reinforcing how distinctly not new Yoffe’s victim blaming argument actually is.

In defense of Rihanna.

Speaking of Title IX, sign this petition to let girls wrestle!

I’m really feeling this LA Review of Books essay by Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah on Rachel Jeantel, Basquiat, race, and language.

A New York Times “Room for Debate” series tackles the relationship between transgender rights and gay rights. 

Lori Adelman links out. 

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Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to serving as an Executive Director at Feministing, Lori is the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America. 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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