Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Our own Courtney Martin and her husband call for a redesign of the breast pump.

In honor of St. Patrick’s day, here are seven Irish women you should know.

People care about Beyoncé for the same reason Camille Paglia and bell hooks cared about Madonna.”

More on the huge difference testing old rape kits can make: “It’s sad that it took 17 years to get some closure to being raped, but with that being said, I am extremely grateful to everyone involved.”

Ugh, Scarlett Johansson.

The National Coalition of American Nuns voices their support of Obamacare’s contraception mandate.

Gradient Lair on the “friend zone.”

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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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