Day: January 18, 2007

Purity or Integrity?

What would you rather be — sexually pure or a person of integrity? The purity balls are back, but this time for boys. And since they’re for boys, “purity” isn’t the issue, since apparently that requires having a hymen. No,…

National De-Lurking Week

If you’re reading, let us know. Don’t know what to say? Pretend it’s college application time and pick a prompt: -Where do you live? -What’s your favorite quote? -How did you find Feministe? -Do you identify as a feminist? Or…

And speaking of Pelosi…

Her daughter, Alexandra Pelosi, is a documentary filmmaker whose latest focus is evangelical Christianity: In “Friends of God,” Pelosi is out of this comfort zone, unknown to the pastors and cultural warriors she meets deep in the heart of red-state…

Speaker of the House, Fashion Icon

Nancy Pelosi does dress well. So did Bill Clinton — in fact, I’d argue that Clinton is one of the best-dressed men in the country, at least when it comes to professional wear. I don’t remember a lengthy New York…

Blog for Choice – Jan. 22

January 22nd, 2007 is the 34th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. To celebrate, we’re blogging for choice! This year’s theme: Explain why you’re pro-choice. It’s gonna be a good one. I hope all of you participate.

Roe on the Rocks

A benefit for Planned Parenthood, featuring The Wrens. Friday January 18th at 8pm The Knitting Factory 74 Leonard St. New York, NY I’ll be there (on a date, even). You should be too. If you can’t make it but want…