This is a tweet reflecting on the fact that folks who are newly outraged about the media treatment of the United Airlines brutality incident victim should also care when black and brown people experience the same treatment.

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I’m simply shocked – *shocked* – to learn that women are leading the resistance.

Sean Spicer needs a history lesson – bad.

Yesterday’s shooting death in San Bernardino, CA of a woman and child by the woman’s estranged husband wasn’t an outlier.

The media is smearing the victim of a United Airlines brutality incident – just like they have been doing to black and brown people for decades.

Your regular reminder that the United States is the only industrialized nation not to guarantee any paid time off to new parents – and Uber isn’t helping.

Fucking in the age of Trump.

Reports of detentions and deaths of LGBTQ folks in Chechnya are horrific.

How Trump’s policies and budget cuts target vulnerable communities worldwide.

ICYMI, and because we could all use a pick me up from all this news, here is an interview with the wonderful Maggie Nelson.

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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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