Lori Adelman

Lori Adelman is a writer and advocate focusing on race, gender, and sexual and reproductive rights. In addition to her work at Feministing, Lori is an Associate Director at Planned Parenthood Global. 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.

Posts Written by Lori

a photo of Audre Lorde is taped over that of William Shakespear on a wall at UPenn

Daily feminist cheat sheet

We cannot look away from the “wanton slaughter of men, women and children” happening in Aleppo, Syria. Here are six charities working to provide food, shelter, medicine and education to Syrians.

We cannot look away from the “wanton slaughter of men, women and children” happening in Aleppo, Syria. Here are six charities working to provide food, shelter, medicine and education to Syrians.

beyonce in a regal, royal golden queens' outfit

Daily feminist cheat sheet

Beyoncé has now been nominated for 62 Grammys in her career, more than any other female artist. Maybe 2016 isn’t so bad after all? (Just kidding, it definitely is.)

Beyoncé has now been nominated for 62 Grammys in her career, more than any other female artist. Maybe 2016 isn’t so bad after all? (Just kidding, it definitely is.)

a red heart made of lines and the giving tuesday copy with a hashtag in front

Daily feminist cheat sheet

Today is Giving Tuesday. It’s tough times for media right now; please consider giving to independent media including Feministing this year. Plus, there are so many worthy feminist causes to support. I invite you to leave your favorites in the comments.

Today is Giving Tuesday. It’s tough times for media right now; please consider giving to independent media including Feministing this year. Plus, there are so many worthy feminist causes to support. I invite you ...

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