Day: April 28, 2009

In Honor of Fair Pay Day

Re-posting this awesome guest-post by Sarah Jaffe. Sarah has another fair pay post up today — head over there and read it. Here’s Sarah: So our economy is falling apart, right? And the government keeps bailing out these massive financial…

Take a Minute for Fair Pay

Are you blogging for fair pay today? Submit your posts to the National Women’s Law Center, and check out all the great bloggers who are covering this issue. While you’re at it, urge the U.S. Senate to support the Paycheck…

Criminalizing Sex

This is disturbing: A German musician has been arrested on suspicion of infecting a sexual partner with HIV. The prosecutor’s office in the western town of Darmstadt said Ms Benaissa had been detained because of the “urgent suspicion” that she…

What about the children?

A trans parent writes about raising her sons, and it will make you cry. With all the hand-wringing we hear about non-traditional families, it’s easy to forget that a little empathy goes a long way — and that what matters…