Day: June 10, 2007

Happy Trails

This is where I ride off into the sunset. I’ve slept on my decision to take a break, and I think it’s time to take a permanent vacation from Feministe. It’s something I’ve been considering for a while. Recent events…

Recapin’ Your Ass

Feministe’s weekly round-up of all the posts from the past week. For the week of Sunday June 3rd through Saturday June 9th:

Shameless Self-Promotion Sunday

It makes me really sad to put this up because it’s always been Zuzu’s thing, but I’ll carry it forward from now on. Love ya, Zuzu, and best of luck. I’m moving this down on the page so that Zuzu’s…

Behind the Veil

A must-read article about an American reporter’s experiences in Saudi Arabia. You have to read the whole thing, but here’s a taste: I spent my days in Saudi Arabia struggling unhappily between a lifetime of being taught to respect foreign…

Polygamy

My mum told me that with the arrival of the missionaries into Tanzania, many tribal practices were stamped out.Yet, polygamy is one that has always stuck. In developing countries, Polygamy tends to always refer to men having multiple wives as…

Erika Keels

I’m ashamed to say that I hadn’t heard about this until Holly brought it to my attention a day or so ago. I received this tonight from a queer/trans list I’m on, and I’m just going to post it here.…