Day: June 5, 2007

Attack of the 50-Foot Mikhaela

Awesome feminist cartoonist Mikhaela Reid has a new book out, and she’ll be touring the country to promote it. She’s a pretty cool lady, so pick up a copy or stop by to see her in the following cities: Sat…

The Teacher as Advocate.

A recent return to my old high school yielded the belief that public school teachers, already burdened with unforgiving hours, pressures, and low salaries, might also be an untapped resource of effective social advocacy.

Feministe Weekly Review

I’m putting this up late, but this is (hopefully) going to be a new feature on Feministe: A weekly review of all the posts we put up on the blog, with short descriptions if the titles are vague. I’m shooting…

Footballer’s Wives

WAG (Wife and Girlfriends) has officially entered the English language. All those manicured and makeup-slathered girls who cheer on their footballing boyfriends have made such an impact that they even scored their own reality TV show, book deals, and not…

Round ’em up, move ’em out

RAWHIIIIIDE! Ahem. Hi there. I’ve been coasting for the past week or so on the whole guest-blogger thing, which is great, because I’ve been pretty busy painting my apartment, installing new light fixtures, painting the dog, finishing the kitchen floor…