Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

500 years of female portrait paintings in three minutes.

Horrifying: Between 1997 and 2013, in the English town of Rotherham, “at least 1,400 children, some as young as 11, were groomed for sexual exploitation while the authorities looked the other way.”

This weekend, two last-minute court ruling protect abortion access in Texas and Louisiana.

WTF, CeeLo?

“If you want to know what she means, act like an adult and ask her.”

In NYC? Check out the Out of the Binders Symposium on women writers next month.

Mount Holyoke college officially changed policy on admitting trans students.

Anyone whose response to the celeb photo leak is “well, they shouldn’t have taken nude photos to begin with” seriously needs to fuck off.

I’m excited about Ruby Rae Spiegel’s play Dry Land about female friendship and abortion.

Sarah Jaffe on how neoliberal feminism hurts women’s organizing.

No shit study of the day: Growing economic inequality affects our diets.

5 female vocalists you don’t want to miss.

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Maya Dusenbery is an Executive Director in charge of Editorial at Feministing. Maya has previously worked at NARAL Pro-Choice New York and the National Institute for Reproductive Health and was a fellow at Mother Jones magazine. She graduated with a B.A. from Carleton College in 2008. A Minnesota native, she currently lives, writes, edits, and bakes bread in Atlanta, Georgia.

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

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