On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

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• For young Muslims, coming of age in the era of mass surveillance means always wondering who you can trust. [The Intercept] 

• The most powerful voters this election, says Rebecca Traister, are women who drive a national political agenda that “seems to become more progressive every day.” [The Cut] 

• But the country is clearly far from being altogether progressive: In 2016 legislative sessions so far, politicians have introduced 160 anti-LGBT bills in 31 states. [Advocate] 

• Rhianna and Drake dance it out in back-to-back new music videos. [Slate] 

• “The world has treated Kesha like it treats drunk girls at parties: it calls them liars.” [The Pool] 

• A new book traces the origins of the Ku Klux Klan, the most feared domestic terrorist organization in American history. [Pacific Standard] 

• Watch John Oliver take on the ridiculousness of abortion restriction laws. [Last Week Tonight] 


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by Sarah Mirk
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Sarah Mirk is the former host of Bitch Media’s podcast Popaganda. She’s interested in gender, history, comics, and talking to strangers. You can follow her on Twitter

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