Day: August 1, 2007

Connected and Vunerable

I know Im not alone; Im not the only one thinking these things.  Recently I read This Bridge Called My Back and I was so grateful to the women who exposed their frustrations, insecurities, and anger.  Their words provided company…

Vanessa eats babies.

Can you see Vanessa’s mouth watering? Dawn Eden has gone after Vanessa in a post titled, “Feminism means never having to say you’re sorry … for leaving your kids to die.” And apparently Feministe is an “abortion-advocacy” blog. Oh that…

Should feminists attend Yearly Kos?

I am going to Yearly Kos. So are several other feminist and feminist-friendly bloggers, writers and activists, including Amanda, Jen, Lindsay, Barbara , Jessica, Atrios, Joan Blades, Donna Brazile, Gwen Cassidy, Garance Franke-Ruta, Lorelei Kelley, Dahlia Lithwick, Amanda Michel, Karen…

a world of spheres

Imagine a slightly deflated balloon.  Squeezing the air around can be entertaining for a little while, but eventually hands become tired, and the mind starts looking for something else to do. You have to squeeze one side of the balloon…