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A Short Resource Guide to Food, Race, and Cultural Appropriation

These podcasts, books, and talks are great starting places for thinking about race and food.

New Documentary "Starless Dreams" Looks at the Lives of Teen Girls in an Iranian Jail

A compelling portrait of life in a juvenile detention center outside Tehran.

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Bill Cosby, the Sexual Assault Survivors' Rights Act, and Across the Line.

Who Are the Women Voting for Trump?

What’s up with the 23% of American women who actually like Trump?

"Kiki" Picks Up Where "Paris is Burning" Left Off

Kiki documents current ballroom culture.

Ask Bear: My Family is Trying to Guilt Me Into Talking to My Abusive Dad

A reader's family disapproves of them no longer having a relationship with their dad. "You'll come around," they say. 

On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Today we're reading about Freddie Gray, the Frisco Five, and Purvi Patel.

In "Hidden Figures," NASA's African American Mathematicians Will Land On the Big Screen

Based on the lives of real women, the upcoming movie stars Janelle Monae, Taraji P. Henson, and Octavia Spencer

Thanks Obama: The Future of American Sex-Ed May Not Include Abstinence-Only Funding

One of the president's legacies will hopefully be making sex-ed funding based on evidence, not abstinence.

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