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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 ...

Daily feminist cheat sheet

In addition to its new cast member, SNL has hired two black female writers.

And speaking of women in show business, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler deliver fully feminist laughs yet again in their latest interview. “First of all, if you think my going rate for anything is $1,000 you are looking at an old catalog.” Tell ‘em, Tina. 

“I’m committed to my rehab and I’m committed to my country.” Let us please heed this remarkable woman’s words.

I for one am grateful that Ta-Nehisi Coates decided to grace us with further thoughts on what it means to be a public intellectual.

A new report tackles barriers, misinformation and Latinas’ access to sexual and reproductive ...

In addition to its new cast member, SNL has hired two black female writers.

And speaking of women in show business, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler deliver fully feminist laughs yet again in their latest interview. “First ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Maya and Katie

Happy birthday to Zora Neale Hurston!

An easy way to help women in science.

New York City murders are twice as likely to be solved when the victim is white instead of black.

Getting married makes female economists poorer and male economists richer.

Hmm, what’s going on hereElle?

By Maya and Katie

Happy birthday to Zora Neale Hurston!

An easy way to help women in science.

New York City murders are twice as likely to be solved when the victim is white instead of black.

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Boy Scouts deliver pizza to county workers skipping their lunch break to keep processing gay marriage licenses.

Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina says that in Russian prison she endured forced gynecological exams almost every day for three weeks.

Canadian study found that Millennial women face an “unconscious bias” in the workplace.

The three best and worst moments for women’s economic status in 2013.

Ten women The Advocate could have picked for person of the year over the Pope.

An Alabama man convicted of raping a teenage girl will again avoid prison despite being re-sentenced following a public outcry.

Alexandra talks Beyonce and feminism at Good Girl Radio.

We’re taking tomorrow off and will be back on Thursday ...

Boy Scouts deliver pizza to county workers skipping their lunch break to keep processing gay marriage licenses.

Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina says that in Russian prison she endured forced gynecological exams almost every day for ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Verónica and Maya

There are just 7 hours left to give to the Feministing #TimesTen Kickstarter–and so many great perks still available!

A judge ruled today that Renisha McBride‘s killer should stand trial.

The New Mexico Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage!

Colorado insurance carriers vow equal coverage for trans patients. FTW!

If you’re a woman of childbearing age, Catholic hospitals may be hazardous to your health.

Russian punk feminists Pussy Riot will be freed from prison.

10 amazing women who led rebellions.

By Verónica and Maya

There are just 7 hours left to give to the Feministing #TimesTen Kickstarter–and so many great perks still available!

A judge ruled today that Renisha McBride‘s killer should stand trial.

The

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Maya and Katie

Innocent man charged with murder is exonerated and released from jail… 10 years later. (NB: death penalty defenders.)

Washington DC Council raises minimum wage!

Today is the 62nd anniversary of the We Charge Genocide: The Crime of Government Against the Negro People petition to the UN.

The rise of the lady adjuncts.

A belated felicidades to Michelle Bachelet on her victory in Chile’s presidential elections. For the second time, the woman who, along with her family, was tortured under Pinochet, will lead her country as president.

By Maya and Katie

Innocent man charged with murder is exonerated and released from jail… 10 years later. (NB: death penalty defenders.)

Washington DC Council raises minimum wage!

Today is the 62nd anniversary of the We Charge ...

Daily feminist cheat sheet

Compiled by Lori and Vero.

Not-to-miss: Important conversations happening around hashtags this week including #DearCisFeminism and #FatMicroaggressions.

Does “selfie-gate” reflect a sexist suspicion of women working with men?

Our own Chloe is in the Guardian discussing racial profiling and semi-private spaces.

Ann Friedman’s GIF guide to getting paid.

…And speaking of bawses, top women’s rights attorney Nina Pillard has been confirmed to serve in a key federal court. 

Four immigration activists and Undocuqueers to watch out for

Compiled by Lori and Vero.

Not-to-miss: Important conversations happening around hashtags this week including #DearCisFeminism and #FatMicroaggressions.

Does “selfie-gate” reflect a sexist suspicion of women working with men?

Our own Chloe is in the Guardian discussing racial ...

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

By Chloe and Jos

There’s just 10 days left to help us reach our Kickstarter stretch goal of $50,000 for Feministing #TimesTen.

A gay teacher was fired when he applied for a marriage license.

Spelman College President Beverly Daniel Tatum on a semester of campus racism.

Nelson Mandela was a champion for reproductive health care access, including abortion.

By Chloe and Jos

There’s just 10 days left to help us reach our Kickstarter stretch goal of $50,000 for Feministing #TimesTen.

A gay teacher was fired when he applied for a marriage license.

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