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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Vero and Maya

Happy Galentine’s Day!

(Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls hosted a Galentine’s Day hangout, which you can see here if you missed it.)

Alexandra on hating sexual violence and hating prisons at the same time and the danger of criminalizing college responses to sexual violence.

In These Times hosted a roundtable on trans media representation, featuring our own Katherine and Jos, along with Emily McAvan.

“Dudes, listen: if you’re treating female rap fans as though they’re legendary and precious wifey-shaped jewels, you need to chill.”

Looks like Katy Perry‘s gunning for Gwen Stefani’s long-held Cultural Appropriation Queen crown!

“Online trolls are prototypical everyday sadists.” Good to know.

Five reasons you should be watching Comedy Central’s “Broad City.”

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By Vero and Maya

Happy Galentine’s Day!

(Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls hosted a Galentine’s Day hangout, which you can see here if you missed it.)

Alexandra on hating sexual violence and hating prisons at the same ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

“The games have always been a little gay.”

First queer arrests in Sochi.

Trans and sex workers rights activist Monica Jones targeted by police, arrested for protesting.

Janet Mock is on the cover of MetroWeekly.

Check out Feministing staff’s activism in Policy Mic’s list of 23 feminist digital campaigns.

“Bill Cosby has done great things for the country… but he’s also an old wanker and an assaulter.”

Alexandra Brodsky reads the internet.

“The games have always been a little gay.”

First queer arrests in Sochi.

Trans and sex workers rights activist Monica Jones targeted by police, arrested for protesting.

Janet Mock is on the

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Veró and Jos

On queer and trans people of color birth workers and community.

An interactive map of US colleges accused of mishandling sexual assault cases.

Putting Russia’s anti-gay laws into perspective as we organize and agitate around the Sochi Olympics.

Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kansas) told the Surgeon General nominee that he knows some Indian doctors.

Janet Mock returned to Piers Morgan’s CNN show last night after she was misgendered on the show yesterday and Morgan threw a temper tantrum on Twitter for getting called out. She was unsurprisingly badass, he was unsurprisingly an asshat. And then Morgan convened an all-cis panel on about Janet Mock’s appearance on the show and the ...

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Amanda Hess gives us a hilarious satirical script for the soon-to-be “Lean In” movie.

Jon Caramanica on Macklemore finding a place in the hip hop ecosystem.

The Officer who killed Jonathan Ferrell, an unarmed black man who was looking for help after a car crash, will be indicted after all; Mychal writes of the effects of ignoring systemic racism.

The politics of respectability is not revolutionary.

In Kenya, join activists who are working to achieve justice for 16-year-old victim of sexual violence.

“Being a grown woman is damn fine. ” On turning 30.

Amanda Hess gives us a hilarious satirical script for the soon-to-be “Lean In” movie.

Jon Caramanica on Macklemore finding a place in the hip hop ecosystem.

The Officer who killed Jonathan Ferrell, an unarmed black man who ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Vero and Maya

Race Forward just put out a report on how the media covers race (SPOILER ALERT: it’s not great!). Jay Smooth tells us a bit about the report in the video above!

Pro wrestling pioneer Mae Young passed away.

“They forgot mammy had a brain”: tips for women of color in academia.

On women as targets of Islamophobia.

Check out the trailer for NO HOMO, a documentary by Ja’Tovia Garyat about rapper Cakes Da Killa (who we love here at Feministing!).

“Revenge-porn king” Hunter Moore has been indicted.

The ridiculous Hillary Clinton covers just keep coming.

By Vero and Maya

Race Forward just put out a report on how the media covers race (SPOILER ALERT: it’s not great!). Jay Smooth tells us a bit about the report in the video above!

Pro wrestling ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Vero and Maya

There was an attack on a trans woman in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY. Keep up with the Anti-Violence Project for updates on how to take action.

A new study looks at abortion storylines in movies and TV.

In three states, zero female students took the AP computer science test and in eleven states, zero black students took it.

Research suggests married women who don’t take their husbands’ names are judged by others as more intelligent, competent, and ambitious.

“There is no lack of female directors. Repeat after me: THERE IS NO LACK OF FEMALE DIRECTORS. But there is a huge lack of people willing to give female directors opportunities.”

A ...

By Vero and Maya

There was an attack on a trans woman in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY. Keep up with the Anti-Violence Project for updates on how to take action.

A new study ...

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