Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet: #GivingTuesday Edition

By Maya and Juliana

Giving Tuesday Happy #GivingTuesday! Thank you to everyone who has already donated to support the Feministing #TimesTen relaunch. We’re suuuuuper close to our goal, so if you haven’t yet, do it now!

Of course, there are tons of other feminist organizations that are fundraising today too. Here are just a few of the causes the Feministing crew is throwing our extra dollars toward today: WAM! Women Action & the Media (they’re auctioning off some amazing prizes), SAFERMarissa Alexander‘s legal defense fundThe National Network of Abortion FundsBitch Magazine (check out their adorable music video), the Cece McDonald Support FundBlack Girls Code, the Global Fund for Women and their grantees around the world, the TGI Justice Project, and Guernica Magazine.

Who are you supporting this #GivingTuesday? Leave your recs in the comments. 

In other news…

For many women journalists, the workplace is as dangerous as the field.

“Aruna recalls that her bosses at the mill ‘said that we would get less work if we slept with them.'”

The Toast is running a series of pieces by female scientists.

Female soldiers at Fort Hood say that a male officer tried to recruit them for a prostitution ring.

On male doulas.

Feminists in El Salvador and international allies sue the Salvadoran government over the criminalization of abortion and the treatment of Beatriz.

For the millionth time: Fuck, PETA.

New Orleans, LA

Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director in charge of Editorial at Feministing. Maya has previously worked at NARAL Pro-Choice New York and the National Institute for Reproductive Health and was a fellow at Mother Jones magazine. She graduated with a B.A. from Carleton College in 2008. A Minnesota native, she currently lives, writes, edits, and bakes bread in Atlanta, Georgia.

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

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