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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Tweet Protests continue in Turkey. [Image via] An NYU/UNM prof doesn’t want fat PhD students. Five reasons you should love Brittney Griner. A powerful narrative of responding to rape with power, not violence. Are you thinking of running for office? Jessica on why we should stand up to misogynist trolls. The UChicago Clothesline Project was [...]
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Infographic: Tech companies setting new standard for parental leave

TweetMother Jones just posted some pretty startling infographics comparing the U.S. government and tech companies’ parental leave policies. The federal government doesn’t mandate any paid leave for new moms and dads, but corporations like Facebook, Instagram, and reddit are setting a new standard by offering all employees, regardless of gender, 17 weeks with their new [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Bey is on the cover of Ms., giving the feminist blogosphere another month to police her feminism and then yell at itself for this policing. Read Kiera Wilmot’s story in her own words. Advertisers can’t ignore the #FBrape campaign. Prosecuting Ariel Castro for murdering a fetus will endanger pregnant women. Kanye raps against mass [...]
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Not Oprah’s Book Club: This is How You Lose Her

Tweet Ed. note: This post is part of the second round of the Feministing “So You Think You Can Blog” contributor contest (background here). Stay tuned all week as our six finalists take turns turns covering the blog and giving us a sense of their personal contributor style. The winner of the contest and newest [...]
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A Sikh woman does not apologize for her appearance and everyone learns something

TweetThis is amazing. Reddit user “european_douchebag” snapped and posted a pic of a Sikh woman in an airport for LOLz. What was so funny about the picture? The woman in it, Balpreet Kaur, has facial hair and she is not ashamed of it. If anything, she believes this is an expression of her faith. Sent [...]
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