Lakota teen arrested in black and white

Daily feminist cheat sheet

Understatement of the century: “This is not going to be an easy four years.”

Speaking of the Cheeto, here’s a list of grassroots, people of color-led organizations you can donate to in order to help fight Trump’s Muslim ban.

Protests are already underway at federal courthouses across America in anticipation a Supreme Court nominee announcement tonight.

A friendly reminder that your defense of immigrants is fucking colonialist.

A Lakota teen was arrested after locking herself to pipeline construction equipment in Texas.

The Perception Institute has released a new study on explicit and implicit attitudes toward Black women’s hair.

And Sea Change reviewed over 3000 articles to figure out if and how they perpetuated stigma. Surprise: they did, including through inflammatory language, a lack of scientifically accurate information about abortion, and a dearth of firsthand stories from people who have had abortions.

Image via Two Rivers Camp.

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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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