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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Earlier today we were broadcasting live from a #NoDAPL action being led by Indigenous women in DC.

Today in 2016 election aftermath: on feminism’s elitism problem; the Ivanka voter; Miss Ann’s revenge; and working-class women who voted for Trump. And in the few days since the election of Donald Trump, the country has witnessed numerous instances of racist, anti-Semitic, and Islamaphobic incidents and a rise in hate speech.

This week in the #warondrugs, a new, exhaustive study explores how federal prosecutors undermine procedural justice in pursuing drug convictions.

Check out this week’s episode of the Rewire podcast “Get It Right,” on a new wave of television about Black women, written by Black women – and what it really means to be inclusive in television.

A new report highlights the discrimination women of color face in particular in the workforce.


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Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to serving as an Executive Director at Feministing, Lori is the Director of Global Communications at Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Lori has previously worked at the United Nations Foundation, the International Women’s Health Coalition, and Human Rights Watch, and has written for a host of print and digital properties including Rookie Magazine, The Grio, and the New York Times Magazine. She regularly appears on radio and television, and has spoken at college campuses across the U.S. about topics like the politics of black hair, transnational movement building, and the undercover feminism of Nicki Minaj. In 2014, she was named to The Root 100 list of the nation's most influential African Americans, and to the Forbes Magazine list of the "30 Under 30" successful people in media.

Lori Adelman is an Executive Director of Feministing in charge of Partnerships.

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