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First moon parties should definitely be a thing.

Family cap laws, based on a racist stereotype of unfit black mothers, do nothing but punish the poor for being poor.

Meet Amanda Blackhorse, the Navajo Nation member who led the legal fight to revoke the Washington Redskins’ trademark.

Why women need unions.

Girls are labeled sluts if they sext, prudes if they don’t.

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Maya Dusenbery is an 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 previously been a fellow at Mother Jones magazine and a columnist at Pacific Standard. Before become a full-time writer, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008.

Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Editorial.

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