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“I abducted your girls. I will sell them in the market, by Allah. Western education is sin, it is forbidden, women must go and marry.” – The leader of Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram in a video officially claiming responsibility for taking Nigeria’s kidnapped girls.

Jamilah Lemieux on that terrible SNL skit about slave rape.

Pregnancy, birth, and abortion rates among US teenagers continue to fall.

Read Gabourey Sidibe’s speech at the Ms. Foundation Women of Vision Gala.

Uh, yeah, I love sports, but the claim that professional sports is “the most progressive force in America” is absurd.

A history of trigger warnings.

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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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