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In "Quantico," Erasing the Accent

Priyanka Chopra is making waves as the star in the ABC drama. At the same time, the character is stripped of cultural identifiers of her Indianness. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, The New York Times, and the United Nations.

"We Were Feminists Once" Available Now!

Bitch Media cofounder Andi Zeisler's new book, We Were Feminists Once: From Riot Grrrl to Cover Girl, the Buying and Selling of a Political Movement is out TODAY, and it's already flying off of the shelves. 

Redefining Required Reading: Where Are Trans Women Writers in the Classroom?

Trans women writers are rarely part of the academic canon in either literature or gender-studies classes, despite publishing numerous ground-breaking books over the past decade. 

We Talked With an ACLU Lawyer Who's Fighting Transphobic Bathroom Bills

Attorney Chase Strangio explains the legal strategy for fighting the discriminatory laws from North Carolina to South Dakota.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Ma Rainey, the NCAA, and the tampon tax.

Elisabeth Moss Will Star in "The Handmaid's Tale" Mini-Series

Margaret Atwood's feminist speculative fiction classic is coming to the small screen in 2017.

BitchTapes: There Goes the Neighborhood

Songs from Seattle musicians calling out gentrification in their neighborhoods, curated by Emily Nokes of Tacocat.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Oklahoma, debating women's health, and crisis pregnancy centers.

Backtalk: "Lemonade" + Marketplace Feminism

"I’m on a Beyoncé high,” says writer Marge Jacobsen, who joins us to talk about “Lemonade” and love stories.

Douchebag Decree: The American Family Association

The anti-LGBT hate group is backing discriminatory bathroom policies and attacking Target for letting staff and customers use the bathroom matching their gender-identity.

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