Day: March 21, 2007

Art Stuff

Don’t forget! The Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art opens this Friday at the Brooklyn Museum. Which I haven’t visited in an unconscionably long time. Like, not since before they re-opened the renovated front entrance (which does look lovely;…

Sudanese women to be stoned for adultery

Two Sudanese women have been sentenced to death via stoning in Northern Sudan, where sharia law is fully out of control. They were tried in Arabic, which is not their first language, and were not allowed lawyers or interpretors. Interestingly,…

Why I Was Fired

Former U.S. Attorney David Iglesias pens an article for the Times about being fired for political reasons — and it’s a must-read. This Justice Department scandal is unbelievable. Also, why does Time magazine insist on hiring the most ridiculous columnists…

Anti-Choicers: Appealing to Black Women?

This article in the LA Times details how anti-abortion activists and so-called “crisis pregnancy centers” are targeting women of color (and black women in particular). There’s so much to say about this that I’m not sure where to start, but…