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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Midwives, Doulas, and Ending Black Maternal Mortality

Plenty of families choose to work with midwives and doulas and research indicates that this can contribute to better health outcomes for black birthing people and their babies. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Kimberlé Crenshaw on What Intersectionality Means Today

Kimberlé Crenshaw, law professor at Columbia and UCLA, coined the term intersectionality over 30 years ago to describe the way people’s social identities can overlap. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician, Has Died

Mrs. Johnson was one of several hundred rigorously educated, supremely capable yet largely unheralded women who worked as NASA mathematicians. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: How Bernie Sanders Dominated in Nevada

A multiracial coalition brought Bernie Sanders’s long-promised political revolution to life at yesterday’s Nevada caucuses Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Elizabeth Warren Exists

The candidate that the political punditry surrounding the Democratic primaries keeps forgetting. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why Dwyane Wade’s Support for His Trans Daughter Is so Groundbreaking

Black trans kids desperately need public support.  Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: The Adoptee’s Place in Asian American Storytelling

Netflix’s To All the Boys I Loved Before may be a love story, but it also is a much-needed representation of transracial Asian adoptees, too. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Taika Waititi Is Here for a Queer Valkyrie

When being asked if he wanted Valkyrie to be “explicitly queer” in the film, Waititi said “I think so.” Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: We're Still Reckoning with Kobe Bryant's Complicated Past

We still don’t know how to create space for complex realities where people can do both great and terrible things. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Stacey Abrams Is Leading the Way for BIWOC to Run for Office

WOC candidates have historically been seen as unlikable, unviable, and not electable but Stacey Abrams is changing that. Read more »

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