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Weekly Feminist Reader

TweetYes, being a woman makes you poorer. The Navajo Nation Council has voted against the Washington NFL team name. Life as an invisible queer. The 71 other companies (besides Hobby Lobby) who don’t want to cover your birth control. More mothers are staying at home. Same-sex marriage is legal in Iowa, but a lot of people still [...]
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Hobby Lobby’s retirement plan invests in contraception companies

TweetYup, that Hobby Lobby. The company that’s taken their “deeply held” religious objection to contraception all the way to the Supreme Court. The company that thinks allowing their employees to get coverage for certain types of birth control through their insurance plans–plans, mind you, that the employees pay the premium on–amounts to subsidizing immorality. The company [...]
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

TweetNext Tuesday, activists will gather before the Supreme Court as it takes up two challenges to the contraception coverage mandate and decides whether your birth control is your boss’s business. The day before, join us and repro health advocates for a digital Google Hangout rally! In the meantime: Are you ready for Hobby Lobby? “Are my [...]
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The Wednesday Weigh-In: What’s your favorite right-wing argument against birth control coverage?

TweetDoes your boss have the right to dictate what kind of medical treatment you get? That’s the big question the Supreme Court is considering next week, when it takes up two of the lawsuits brought by private companies against Obamacare’s contraception mandate. (Religious institutions, you’ll remember, already have an exemption.) Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood [...]
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

TweetCompiled by Juliana and Alexandra Feminist outcry — including Zerlina’s petition — convinced Twitter to reinstate the ability to block followers. No state but South Carolina has its own “Immigration Enforcement Unit.” U.S. Border Patrol has been systematically abusing its power. The New England Journal of Medicine stands up for contraceptive access. The Dominican Republic [...]
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