On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Happy Thursday!

• How science fiction can empower and liberate female protagonists. [BBC]

• If you’re in town, check out this amazing lineup of filmmakers at Loyola Marymount. [Grrrls on Film]

• Today in terrible news: The Florida Senate approved a bill that defunds Planned Parenthood and places new restrictions on abortion procedures. The bill is now headed to the Governor’s desk for a signature. [Jezebel]

Dr. Adrienne Keene calls out J.K. Rowling for cultural appropriation. [Native Appropriations]

A civil lawsuit filed last week on behalf of seven of Daniel Holtzclaw’s accusers alleges that the Oklahoma City Police Department ignored an initial complaint against him from all the way back in 2013. [RH Reality Check]

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