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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Don’t miss Roxane Gay on how the new season of The Bachelorette is a necessary shift in the conversation about Black womanhood.

#FreeBreesha: Breesha Meadows has just accepted a plea deal that could see her back home and with her family at the beginning of 2018.


Who should you listen to on abortion? People who have had them.

Stop conflating sex work and trafficking.
Two awesome feminist Kickstarters to check out:  A feminist retelling of Pan and a food stamps cookbook to help people of color & low income folks eat healthy!

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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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