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Tomorrow is the 2nd annual national Give OUT Day in support of LGBTQ groups. Support our friends at the Center for Sex and Culture, along with other groups raising funds tomorrow.

Badass: In a West Virginia primary election, a 17-year-old girl beat an incumbent state delegate. Update: Not-so-badass: She’s super anti-choice Republican.

For the bazillionth time, marriage is not a cure for poverty<.

Students at Columbia are writing the names of campus rapists on bathroom stalls.

Tomorrow is the 2nd annual national Give OUT Day in support of LGBTQ groups. Support our friends at the Center for Sex and Culture, along with other groups raising funds tomorrow.

Badass: In a ...

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Colorlines’ new series “Life Cycles of Inequity” explores the ways in which inequity impacts the lives of black men. This infographic is part of a package focused on implicit bias in schools.

“The Lord looks at the heart.” A conservative Southern Baptist Republican from Alabama on her trans daughter.

People in the U.S. saved an estimated $483 million in out-of-pocket costs for the birth control pill last year.

RIP Camille Lepage.

“In order to maintain power in the hands of a certain group of people, you have to create enemies. You have to perpetuate myths.” Fatima Al Qadiri (who Vero previously covered on Feministing Jamz) has smart things to say about stereotypes ...

Colorlines’ new series “Life Cycles of Inequity” explores the ways in which inequity impacts the lives of black men. This infographic is part of a package focused on implicit bias in schools.

“The Lord looks ...

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A heartbreaking video about Missouri’s abortion waiting period legislation:

How U.S. Evangelicals helped build Russia’s anti-LGBT movement.

In an open letter Rinku Sen of Race Forward and many others call on Florida Prosecutor Angela Corey to acknowledge racial bias in cases like Dunn’s and Zimmerman’s.

The U.S. government has launched a pilot program authorizing three Native American tribes to prosecute non-Natives accused of sexual and relationship violence against Natives on tribal land.

Prominent Ugandan activists on how we can support LGBTI Ugandans.

Tim Riggins-inspired poetry (because all 33-related news is feminist. Clearly).

Happy birthday Nina Simone!

A heartbreaking video about Missouri’s abortion waiting period legislation:

How U.S. Evangelicals helped build Russia’s anti-LGBT movement.

In an open letter Rinku Sen of Race Forward and many others call on Florida Prosecutor Angela Corey ...

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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 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 ...

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“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

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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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