What’s Missing From TIME‘s One Minute Immigration Quiz

TIME‘s one-minute immigration quiz — “Find Out If President Trump Would Let You Immigrate to America” — allows anyone to answer seven simple questions and find out if Trump would let them into the United States under the RAISE Act. By turning the arduous visa application process into a Buzzfeed-style-What-Hogwarts-House-Would-You-Be-In-quiz, TIME has obscured the RAISE Act’s real-life implications. In brief, the RAISE […]
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Friday Fuck No: The Growing Silencing of Criticism In Israel, and American Complicity

It’s been a rough few weeks for activists and journalists seeking to criticize Israel’s right wing, repressive government. This week, Ayoob Kara, Israel’s communications minister, promised to shut down Al Jazeera’s broadcasts, revoke press credentials, and close the popular network’s offices in Jerusalem, according to VICE. While Israel has claimed that the well-acclaimed media outlet “supports […]
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The Feministing Five: Rye Young

Rye Young is the Executive Director of the Third Wave Fund, the nation’s only activist fund led by and for women of color, intersex, queer, and trans folks under 35 years old.  Founded in 1992, the Fund works nationally to support young women, trans, and GNC youth through strategic grantmaking, leadership development, and philanthropic advocacy. […]
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Feministing Reads: What We’re Reading

Happy Book Lover’s Day! Here’s what we’ve been reading this summer. Senti: Currently midway through Roxane Gay’s Hunger, and fuck is it heartbreaking, raw, beautiful, painful, and Roxane like we’ve never read her. Her smart, straight, no-bullshit style is very much there, but there’s also so much vulnerability in how she explores the ways in […]
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