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Meet Saudi Arabia’s first female editor-in-chief of a national newspaper

TweetCongrats to Somayya Jabarti! The Guardian reports: Somayya Jabarti, a former deputy editor, has become the new boss at the helm of the Jeddah-based English daily Saudi Gazette, the paper’s departing head has announced. “There’s a crack that has been made in the glass ceiling. And I’m hoping it will be made into a door,” Jabarti [...]
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Photo of the Day: The lady motorbike gangs of Morocco

TweetWell, not so much biker gangs as working women commuting around their city, but still pretty cool.  Tweet
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Happy Birthday Suzanna!

TweetToday is Suzanna’s birthday! Suzanna Bobadilla is our new interviews contributor. She’s been posting great conversations, including ones with Samantha Geimer, author and the woman caught in the firestorm of the Polanski rape case, writer and organizer Suey Park, Senator Gretchen Whitmer, Sunny Clifford, the subject of Young Lakota, Anna Saini from The Red Umbrella [...]
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Need a safe place to pee? There’s an app for that

Tweet Worrying about finding a safe place to use the bathroom should never be an issue in anyone’s life. But for far too many trans and gender non-conforming folks, bathrooms can be potential sites of fear, gender policing, and even violence. The right to bathroom access is important and taken for granted by most people [...]
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Welcome Katherine!

TweetI am beyond excited to welcome Katherine Cross as our newest guest writer. I’ve been a fan of Katherine’s nerdy brilliance for a while. She’s had writing at Feministing before, but now she’ll be joining us on a more regular basis. Here’s some more info about her: Katherine Cross is a pizza loving feminist sociologist, [...]
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