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By day, Lindsay is an irreverent feminist, youth activist and advocate for sexual and reproductive health and rights. By night, she is a fierce knitter, blogger and Pinterest addict. Lindsay’s work has taken her all over the world — from Ethiopia to India, South Africa, Mali, Mexico, Canada, China, Austria, Malaysia, Bali and Thailand — exposing her to varying realities of women’s experiences on the ground. Catch her on Twitter at @lindsmf.

  • “Freedom from” vs. “Access to”

    Acknowledging Human Rights Day is a milestone in and of itself. It’s a chance to start conversations about social justice and equality, renew commitments to justice and dignity for all, and celebrate activists and social movements globally. Yet there is… Read More ›

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  • Great Expectations

    Dearest sherights community- Thanks for the very warm welcome! I can’t wait to settle into my seat as Editor of sherights, and am excited for the feminist rock-and-roll to come. I thought I would take a hot second to tell… Read More ›

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  • Gender Equality and Maternal Health: A Global Conversation

    A little over a month ago, I was in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the Women Deliver 2013 Conference.  The meeting convened over 4,500 participants from nearly 150 countries and representing all sectors – from government to academia to the private… Read More ›

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