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“Women taking risks to advance the country’s interests… should not be treated worse than other federal employees.” The New York Times on why Peace Corps volunteers deserve fairness.

What’s wrong with New York Magazine‘s profile of Terry Richardson.

The mom of a girl who got sent home from high school on her last day of senior year because her dress was too short will wear her daughter’s dress to graduation.

The UN has released guidelines on reparations for victims of sexual violence.

The fashion statements of the women of Game of Thrones.

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Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to serving as an Executive Director at Feministing, Lori is the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Lori has previously worked at the United Nations Foundation, the International Women’s Health Coalition, and Human Rights Watch, and has written for a host of print and digital properties including Rookie Magazine, The Grio, and the New York Times Magazine. She regularly appears on radio and television, and has spoken at college campuses across the U.S. about topics like the politics of black hair, transnational movement building, and the undercover feminism of Nicki Minaj. In 2014, she was named to The Root 100 list of the nation's most influential African Americans, and to the Forbes Magazine list of the "30 Under 30" successful people in media.

Lori Adelman is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Partnerships.

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