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Today is Latina Equal Pay Day.

Famous quotes translated into the language women have to use to be perceived as likable

A breast cancer survivor responds to National #NoBraDay: “I am going to start my own hashtag, my own campaign. How about #MastectomyAwareness or #ScarPride or #ShowUsYourNubs or #NoBreastsDay or #NoBreastSelfie?”

“It’s critical providers and health care systems understand that any health care to a trans person is trans health care.”

“Male domination cannot be overcome short of abolishing capitalism’s deep-seated preference for economic production over social reproduction.” – Nancy Fraser

On Nietzsche’s insights on love and gender inequality.

@manwhohasitall offers “top tips for men juggling a successful career and fatherhood.” #lolsob

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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,, 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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