Day: November 6, 2007

Want.

Seriously, a pink tree. Love it. I grew up with real trees, and I tend to prefer them (just ask my super, who intercepted me trying to get a 10-foot tree through the door by myself a couple of years…

Some lives are cheaper than others

Picture via brownfemipower UPDATE: Moving this to the top to make a tiny attempt to counter the mainstream media silence on it. Also check out Bob Harris to see where you can donate — options include the Red Cross, UNICEF…

My Shameless Soliciting of Travel Advice

Jill usually gets some pretty sweet advice on traveling, and Feministe readers seem to come from far and wide to post comments and such so hopefully this request for travel advice will garner some good response (pleeeasse!) I’ve got a…

Tuesday Travel Blogging – Tunisia

I know I promised this last week, but things have been busy (sister in town, etc) and, in my defense, I’m being true to the country by putting up this post according to Tunisia Time (i.e., totally late). There are…

Save a Muslim, oppress a feminist

Help save these downtrodden women from their veils: Attack a feminist today! Dear fellow feminists: You are letting the terrorists win. If you really cared about women, you would support invading majority-Muslim countries, killing their leaders, slaughtering civilians, and forcibly…

Getting Me Through the Workday

  I’m taking a break from feminism and politics and the Middle East, just for a second (I’ve been mulling over my comments about the veil for hours now). I have a few (ok, ok a lot of) pretty shameless…

Judgment Day

As Belledame reminds us here, Tuesday, November 6, is election day in Philadelphia, and presents an opportunity for Philly voters to do something about Judge Teresa Carr Deni, who recently dismissed rape charges against a defendant who stood accused of…