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Laverne Cox became the first out transgender woman to be nominated for an acting Emmy.

Badass Detroit activist takes reporter to task for misinforming about the city’s water shut-offs.

“Asian-American men, are you going to be the new face of sexy?”

Google is offering free coding lessons to women and minorities.

In his new book, Todd Akin says he regrets apologizing for his “legitimate rape” comment.

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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 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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