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Feminist Blogger and Author Jessica Valenti

Writer Jessica Valenti is founder of the blog Feministing.com. She is a three-time author, and her writing has appeared in Ms., The Guardian, and Bitch.

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Jessica Valenti

Writer Jessica Valenti is founder of the blog Feministing.com, and is considered to be part of the “third-wave” feminist movement. Her writing has appeared in Ms., The Guardian, and Bitch.

She is the author of the books Full Frontal Feminism: A Young Woman’s Guide to Why Feminism Matters, He’s a Stud, She’s a Slut . . . and 49 Other Double Standards Every Woman Should Know, and The Purity Myth: How America’s Obsession with Virginity is Hurting Young Women.

Valenti is a co-editor of Yes Means Yes: Visions of Female Sexual Power and A World Without Rape, and a contributing author to We Don’t Need Another Wave and Single State of the Union.

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