July 9, 2020 - "Do the Right Thing" - by Olivia Mitra Framke

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Puzzle Notes

Dear friends,

We're delighted to send you this bonus puzzle, which touches on a very important movement for all of us. It's by the incomparable Olivia Mitra Framke, and we think you'll find it moderately challenging!

Olivia Mitra Framke is a crossword constructor who has been published in The New York Times, USA Today, and The Chronicle of Higher Education. She is a Student Success Advisor at The New School's College of Performing Arts in Manhattan where she advises graduate-level music students. Olivia is passionate about increasing the representation of female-identifying constructors in the crossword sphere as well as broadening representation within the puzzles themselves. She is a gamer, flutist, and dog mom to a dachshund named Charlie. Olivia is generously donating her payment for this puzzle to the For the Gworls Rent and Gender-Affirming Surgery Fund.

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Coming up next, on July 16, Kristy McGowan will surf the second wave.

All best,
Laura, Tracy, Juliana, and Stella