Author: Trailer Park Feminist

One for the road

Shameless blog & flickr-promotion: My kid playing with sparklers in the driveway. Well, it’s Sunday, so this really is my last post. Thank you, Jill, for letting me guest blog this week! And thank you to everyone for all the…

4parents.gov sucks

Yesterday, Jessica at Feministing pointed out this anti-choice horse shit on the government’s “4parents” site, which exists to help parents (like me?) help their kids make “healthy choices.” This is what it says about teen pregnancy: If a teen girl…

NAACP ignores pro-lifers

LOL! Pro-lifers from Georgia are upset about being ignored again at the NAACP annual convention: This July approximately 8,000 NAACP members met in Detroit for the organization’s annual convention. While Saturday’s major theme was improving access to heath care, NAACP…

No sex for the poor

I guess I should introduce myself. Hi. I’m trailer park, a 26-year-old (former teenage) mom living in Austin, TX with my eight-year-old abstinence-only baby and my husband of three years who (shockingly) didn’t mind that his bride wasn’t a virgin.…