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The trial for the man who killed Renisha McBride begins today.

Poverty in America, then and now.

A documentary on the amazing Grace Lee Boggs is streaming for free this month on PBS.

“The Hopkins settlement is thus the latest chapter in an all-too American story: black women’s bodies have rarely been seen as private, are rarely accorded the same feelings or rights to consent as white women’s bodies and were more often subjected to individual doctors’ prurient interests or medical research.”

Millions of working Americans don’t know where their next meal is coming from.

The new GOP strategy on reproductive rights? Pivot to osteoporosis.

An interview with Roxane Gay on her new book Bad Feminist.

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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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