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On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Strike

McDonald’s workers are going on strike over sexual harassment. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Why Prisoners Are Going on Strike

How do you organize a nationwide protest from behind bars? Read more »

Broken Systems: Brock Turner And The Campaign to Recall Judge Persky

Judge Persky is just one example of a larger broken system. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: Republican-Appointed Judges Mean Longer Sentences for Black Americans

Judges who were appointed by Republican presidents hand out longer jail sentences to Black people than to white people, according to a new study. Read more »

The Prison Paradox: Ending Mass Incarceration in the Age of Cosby

It’s time to rethink accountability. Read more »

On Our Radar—Feminist News Roundup: “This is America: Women’s Edit” Is The Worst

Alleged comedian Nicole Arbour is back at it. Read more »

Mile-High Hopes: Saira Rao is Fighting for the Future of Colorado

As Colorado changes, a crop of emerging politicians is vying to dethrone the old guard. Read more »

Courtroom Fantasies: Legal Fiction Has An Atticus Finch Problem

Representations of the legal sphere are still dictated by a very narrow definition of what it means to work in law. Read more »

Personal-Political Tension: “An American Marriage” Shows How Black Love Survives Injustice

Exploring a massive crisis through the prism of the personal is a vital tradition of Black thought. Read more »

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