Jill has been blogging for Feministe since 2005.
…because only Mom is responsible for making dinner. Although women still do 80 percent of the food-related work at home, the amount of time Americans spend cooking dinner has declined to about 30 minutes from about two and a half hours since the 1960′s, according to market research by Mintel International and the NPD Group. […]...read more
I don’t know what’s going on with it lately. I’ve been getting moderated a lot, too. So if your comments are getting stuck, my apologizes. It’s nothing personal....read more
Um… thanks? (It really is flattering to be part of this top 10, and I think he’s right about Feministe being a community, so I’m not trying to be snarky. The Mayberry reference just threw me off. My only question is, where’s Pandagon?)....read more
Strippers for Christ. You can’t make this up. The article is actually pretty interesting. I’m not a huge fan of evangelizing and trying to convert people in the first place, but the outreach mission launched by Veitch seems to be pretty good — she isn’t going to strip clubs and saying, “Repent, sluts!”, she’s giving […]...read more
Lawyers and blogging go together like witches and stoning. According to a survey conducted by blogads.com, lawyers ranked fourth among both readers and posters to blogs. Many of the best-known blogs, such as instaPundit.com, are run by lawyers. It’s easy to understand why blogging attracts the J.D. set: Few professions combine as much creative talent […]...read more
The policies of medical apartheid (a term I picked up from this article, and am a big fan of) are killing women. 90 a day in Africa. “By continuing to adhere to archaic colonial laws, by failing to implement international agreements, and by failing to act on growing evidence, we have allowed abortion to become […]...read more