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Sex education classes should really be starting at age 10.

The San Antonio Spurs hired Becky Hammon, making her the second female assistant coach ever in the NBA.

15 trailblazing women who helped create the internet.

Julia Serano reacts to that “What Is a Woman?” article in the New Yorker.

An open letter on reproductive justice and “choice,” as well as a response from Planned Parenthood.

Women get ripped off because people are more likely to lie to us in negotiations.

Junot Díaz and Edwidge Danticat in conversation.

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Maya Dusenbery is 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 magazine. Her work has appeared in publications like Cosmopolitan.com, TheAtlantic.com, Bitch Magazine, as well as the anthology The Feminist Utopia Project. Before become a full-time journalist, she worked at the National Institute for Reproductive Health. A Minnesota native, she received her B.A. from Carleton College in 2008. After living in Brooklyn, Oakland, and Atlanta, she is currently based in the Twin Cities.

Maya Dusenbery is an executive director of Feministing and author of the forthcoming book Doing Harm on sexism in medicine.

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