Jill has been blogging for Feministe since 2005.
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
Just so you don’t forget how fucked up things are over there....read more
What is it with the Bush administration and paying off journalists? They did it here with op/ed writers, and now the Pentagon has extended the policy even further in Iraq by paying news sources to print U.S.-friendly articles and offering individual journalists financial rewards for skewing news coverage. Whether or not this is a breach […]...read more
I go away for two weeks and there’s a major flame war; we get picked up by the New York Times; and finally the blog explodes. I thought I told you all to be good? Kidding, kidding. The vacation was excellent, and much-needed. I’m finishing up a brief due at 5pm today, and then blogging […]...read more
I’m taking a short break from blogging so that I can focus on other things going on in my life (mysterious, I know). I’ve enlisted a guest blogger that I know you’ll all love, to the point where you probably won’t want me to come back. But, sorry suckers, I will be back, probably in […]...read more