Day: November 5, 2008

Reminder: A Feminist Town Forum Tonight

Feministe will be hosting, so tune in here at 7pm to follow along and chat with participants. The details: A Feminist Town Forum Wednesday, November 5 @ 7:00PM Lesley University Ampitheater, 1815 Mass. Ave., Cambridge PARTICIPATE IN PERSON: Lesley University…

No We Can’t

I can’t share the sense of celebration today. Last night, I guest-blogged the election returns here and I felt pretty good. Obama won; it’s historically important, and he has both much better ideas and much greater competence than the mediocrity…

#44: Thoughts From Around The ‘Sphere

JJP links to this article on Alternet showcasing thoughts on the impending Barack Obama presidency by black leaders such as Maya Angelou, Spike Lee, Toni Morrison, and others. Maya Angelou, initially a Hillary Clinton supporter, says, I never thought I’d…

A mixed bag in the states

I went to bed too early last night to see the results of all the ballot measures, but it looks like the results are mixed. Proposition 8, which would ban same-sex marriage in California, is being contested, although supporters are…

Oh Fuuuuuck Yeah

Yes we did. I love living in New York, but this is maybe the night I’ve loved it most. Everyone is in the streets cheering. People are yelling “Yes We Can!” to strangers. I watched two girls hug on a…