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Jameis Winston was promptly suspended from the Florida State University baseball team after getting a citation for stealing $32 worth of crab legs from a grocery store. As you’ll recall, when Winston was accused of rape, “there was virtually no investigation at all, either by the police or the university.”

Today, Senate Republicans voted to block debate on legislation to raise the minimum wage.

Shitty conservatives are calling for a referendum on a new law protecting transgender rights.

Fuck the BART police.

On the so-called “boy crisis”: “The way we teach boys to be men – which means above all else not being like women – has negative repercussions that can and do coexist with male privilege.”

Dee Rees is directing Queen Latifah in the Bessie Smith biopic.

Why it matters that women do most of the housework.

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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