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• But why: Miki Agrawal, the co-founder of Thinx, is writing a book called Disrupt-Her, which is described as “a personal development manifesto that explores the good, bad, and ugly for women who want to disrupt social norms, remove the filters that are holding them back, and design more successful and meaningful professional and personal lives.” [The Cut]

• Why is Betsy DeVos listening to groups that smear rape survivors? [Rewire]

• Ugh, the first segment of the proposed border wall would run through a wildlife refuge in Texas. [Colorlines]

• Inside Ivanka Inc. [The Washington Post]

R. Kelly is holding teenagers in a “cult.” [Buzzfeed]

• Watch Feminist Army Activate: It’s Time to Expose Fake Clinics. [Lady Parts Justice]

Zinzi Clemmons’s debut novel refuses to stay within the boundaries set for writers who aren’t white cisgender men. [Ilana Masad]

Applications for the 2018 Bitch Media Fellowships for Writers will be open from July 17 through August 31, 2017, 2017! [Bitch HQ]

• On her sixth studio album, Here, Alicia Keys steps fully into her spiritual, political, and socially conscious self. [Ilana Kaplan]

Aladdin is a white fantasy. [Aditi Natasha Kini]

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