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On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Cookie, affirmative action, and Ted Cruz. 

Messy, Beautiful Queers: Two Writers on Queer Kinship and Parenting

Read these two brilliant new books.

Gift Guide: Support Makers and Designers of Color

Support the valuable work of artists of color.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Serial, the Paris climate talks, and Indigenous activism. 

Meet San Francisco's All-Women Hackerspace, Double Union

This center filled with a sewing machine, a vinyl cutter, and LEDs aims to carve out a safe space for female makers. 

In Honor of Leelah Alcorn, Cincinnati Passes the First Citywide Ban On LGBT Conversion Therapy

In memory of the teen her took her own life, Cincinnati passes a ban on harmful LGBT "conversion therapy." 

Why I Can't Laugh Off Trump's Hateful Ideas

 Trump’s hateful ideas are something we should take frighteningly seriously. As we laugh Trump off as a joke, his appalling rhetoric is sinking in for many Americans—for the kind of Americans who stage anti-Muslim rallies outside mosques. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about HIV rates, spoofing Victoria's Secret, and treating eating disorders. 

Ask Bear: I Hate How My Family Celebrates the Holidays

A reader asks for advice on coping with her family's approach to food, gifting, and holidays in general. 

Will the Real Kylie Jenner Please Stand Up?

The reality TV show star posed with a golden wheelchair on the cover of "Interview" magazine. 

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