Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Get excited. The Essential Ellen Willis is coming to shelves soon.

Today is the one-year anniversary of the Rana Plaza Factory collapse in Bangladesh, where 1,127 people –mostly women — died and over 2,500 were injured.

Mississippi has banned abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy — even though the state’s sole clinic only goes up to 16 weeks.

Four former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders are suing the team for minimum wage violations.

The #mynypd hashtag inadvertently crowdsources images of police brutality.

“I cannot believe we need to count and point out worthy women writers like we’re begging for scraps at the table of due respect.” – Roxane Gay

Former pro wrestler “Stone Cold” Steve Austin rants in favor of same-sex marriage.

“Prick a movement built on white supremacy and it bleeds … white supremacy.”

A lawmaker claims that men make more money because they take harder and riskier jobs. That’s not true.

This is by far the most impressive thing you will hear today.

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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