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“Journalism startups aren’t a revolution if they’re filled with all these white men.”

They deported my mom.” A personal tale of how immigration laws divide families.

On so-called “mean girls.”

North Carolina GOP Senate candidate Greg Brannon thinks Planned Parenthood has a secret plan to legalize the killing of newborn babies as old as three months.

Paul Ryan blames poverty on lazy ‘inner city’ men. Just no.

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Maya Dusenbery is executive director in charge of editorial at Feministing. She is the author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick (HarperOne, March 2018). She has been a fellow at Mother Jones magazine and a columnist at Pacific Standard magazine. Her work has appeared in publications like Cosmopolitan.com, TheAtlantic.com, Bitch Magazine, as well as the anthology The Feminist Utopia Project. Before become a full-time journalist, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008. After living in Brooklyn, Oakland, and Atlanta, she is currently based in the Twin Cities.

Maya Dusenbery is an executive director of Feministing and author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm on sexism in medicine.

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