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Sexist Attacks Won’t Stop San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz From Speaking Truth to Trump

Trump’s sexist attacks toward the Mayor of San Juan are unsurprising. What is more remarkable—and certainly more impressive—is Cruz’s persistence.

Feminist Fix: Stop Telling Hillary Clinton to Shut Up (And Other Feminist Links)

Billie Jean King looks backward and forward, Munroe Bergdorf moves on from L’Oreal, Kirsten Gillibrand takes on Betsy DeVos, action steps for the week and more feminist news!

A Red Dystopia

Any dystopia that I try to imagine to write about as part of a science fiction future draws from a documented history of the abuse of women in nearly every culture.

25 Feminists Break Down Why We Must #StopBetsy and Stand With Campus Sexual Assault Survivors

Education Secretary Betsy Devos announced plans for a complete overhaul of the Obama-era Title IX rule that outlines procedural protocol for addressing and arbitrating campus sexual assault.

Wisconsin Lawmakers Want to Stop Medical Students from Learning How to Perform Abortions

In a state that already faces a serious shortage of OB-GYNs, Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin are pushing a bill that would prohibit faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from training medical residents on how to perform abortions.

Feminist Leaders Come Together to #StopTrumpcare

Leaders from Feminist Majority, National Women’s Law Center, In Our Own Voice: National Black Women’s Reproductive Justice Agenda, National Organization for Women and the Women’s March on Washington came together today to discuss the dangers posed to women by Trumpcare—and to devise a plan to stop it.

Attorneys Representing Anti-Abortion Extremists Refuse to Stop Endangering Providers

Attorneys representing anti-abortion extremists in California ignored a court-mandated gag order on the release of illegally obtained footage of doctors and clinic staff—putting providers at risk for harassment, threats and violence.

Seven Reasons We Must #StopGorsuch

Less than a week remains to stop Judge Neil Gorsuch from becoming a United States Supreme Court Justice. These are seven reasons why we must.

The Senate Can Save Women’s Lives—If They Stop Gorsuch

“Without question, Neil Gorsuch is bad for women’s rights and lives,” Eleanor Smeal, President of the Feminist Majority Foundation, said in an email to activists this week.

The Top 10 Feminist Films of 2016

This year, the most talked about films did more than just spotlight the remarkable stories of fictional and real-life social justice agitators, instigators, and truth-tellers—they raised consciousness and actively challenged widely-held attitudes about race, sexuality, and gender.

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