Day: March 13, 2008

Joe Francis, Child Abuser

The bad news is that serial woman-abuser and exploitation profiteer Joe Francis is out of jail. The good news is that he is now a convicted child abuser, having pleaded no contest to a charge of felony child abuse, and…

Reproductive Tourism

This kind of out-of-control globalization, wherein wealthier women are able to rent the wombs of poorer ones, makes me extremely uncomfortable. I’m certainly sympathetic to the plight of couples who can’t conceive for whatever reason. And it certainly makes sense…

Come Together or Sisterhood Split

Two interesting articles on feminists in the election, both of which are about a week old (sorry, I’ve been a little out of it for the past few days): The Sisterhood Split by Feministing‘s Jessica Valenti, and Come Together? Yes…

Some resources for going gray

Thanks to Going Gray in the comments to this post, I found her blog as well as the site Going Gray, Looking Great, a site for Diana Jewell’s book of the same name. Lots of great information about transitioning there,…