On Our Radar: Feminist News Roundup

Happy Mondayhere's to a great week!

• While researching her new book, Girls & Sex, Peggy Orenstein interviewed more than 70 young women between the ages of 15 and 20 about their attitudes, experiences, and desires. [NPR]

• New York just finalized the nation’s strongest and most comprehensive bill mandating paid-family-leave time for most employees. Congratulations, New York! [The Cut]

Patriarchy thrives on the concept of the “basic bitch”—when will the term die? [The Establishment]

Only 22 percent of plays produced in the United States are written by women—The List is trying to change that. [Ms.]

• Learn more about these 10 Black and undocumented LGBTQIA+ activists who are fighting for change. [Black Girl Dangerous]

• On endometriosis, hysteria, and diagnosis. [Guts]

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