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As if the GOP presidential race wasn’t already “ew” enough, we now have to deal with talk of Donald Trump’s penis size.

How to talk to your communities and families about shutting down an anti-trans ballot measure in Washington State.

Feministing’s very own Jos Truitt discusses the contradictory rise in both transgender visibility and anti-trans legislation at the Nation.

New study at Western University at Ontario suggests that people who watch porn more likely to be feminists.

In case you didn’t already know, 70% of the 353 abortion-restriction bills introduced THIS YEAR! are based on lies.

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From Kuchibhotla to Kal Penn: How Hate Crimes Build Off Liberal Media

Yesterday, the New Yorker published a stirring article on Being Indian in Trump’s America, a rumination by Amitava Kumar on racial violence, hate crimes and the tensions that come with being South Asian in America. Around the same time, Indian American actor Kal Penn tweeted images of racist scripts offered to him at the beginning of his acting career. The two pieces, juxtaposed together, offer a handy depiction of hate: a dehumanization project that begins with media stereotyping and logically concludes in racist violence.

Hate crimes have risen since Donald Trump’s election. One month after Trump’s election, Srinivas Kuchibhotla, an Indian man, was shot dead in Kansas by a white gunman yelling “get out of my country,” ...

Yesterday, the New Yorker published a stirring article on Being Indian in Trump’s America, a rumination by Amitava Kumar on racial violence, hate crimes and the tensions that come with being South Asian in America. Around ...