Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

On the 50th anniversary of the first mass campus shooting, Texas students can now carry guns to class.

Amy Winehouse Foundation sets up house for women struggling with addiction.

The Movement for Black Lives published a detailed policy agenda.

LARB reviews Christina Crosby’s A Body, Undone. While you’re at it, return to Sam’s review for Feministing.

Kimberlé Crenshaw: “My Brother’s Keeper . . . amounts to an abandonment of women of color, who have been among [President Obama's] most loyal supporters.”

Five courts have ruled against racist GOP voting restrictions in five states over the last ten days.

What does the future hold for the federal crackdown on campus gender violence?

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Alexandra Brodsky was a senior editor at Feministing.com. During her four years at the site, she wrote about gender violence, reproductive justice, and education equity and ran the site's book review column. She is now a Skadden Fellow at the National Women's Law Center and also serves as the Board Chair of Know Your IX, a national student-led movement to end gender violence, which she co-founded and previously co-directed. Alexandra has written for publications including the New York Times, the Atlantic, the Guardian, and the Nation, and she is the co-editor of The Feminist Utopia Project: 57 Visions of a Wildly Better Future. She has spoken about violence against women and reproductive justice at campuses across the country and on MSNBC, ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, FOX, ESPN, and NPR.

Alexandra Brodsky was a senior editor at Feministing.com.

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