Category Archives: Feminism

Mourning in America: Resisting the “New Normal” in a Time of Trump

It’s the end of the world as we know it. And I DON’T feel fine. None of this is fine. It is so NOT fine that even 4 days after the apparent Electoral College victory of a bloviating, short-fingered conman … Continue reading

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Her Mama’s Daughter: Cecile Richards Sits Down Before Mansplainers & Stands Up for Women

It was a creepy spectacle. After a summer of bizarre anti-woman shenanigans and hoaxy, apparently horrifying videos, the leader of Planned Parenthood was summoned before an Congressional hearing in which mostly white men aggressively and rudely displayed their lack of … Continue reading

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Sandra Bernhard Is the Sandra Bernhard of Earth: The Regency Ballroom, May 1, 2015

“They say, ‘Beirut is the Paris of the Middle East.’ No, it’s not,” she retorts, in her trademark blend of honesty and irritation. “Beirut is the Beirut of the Middle East. Paris is the Paris of France.” Continue reading

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Women of the World, Incorporate! You Have Nothing to Lose but Your Chain Stores.

If corporations are people, then people, let’s incorporate! Continue reading

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Post-Menopausal Punk Rocker Chicks Rule: X and Blondie @Masonic Aud

Debbie hit-and-run Exene, indeed.

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On a “Cold, Gray Night,” Wilson Sisters Leave Heart in San Francisco

On a cold, gray night, the Wilson Sisters left their Heart in San Francisco. Continue reading

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It Was a Very Good Year: Adieu 2012, Bienvenue 2013

As we freefall Wile E. Coyote-style down the fiscal cliff — or the fiscal curb, for you Lawrence O’Donnell acolytes out there — and continue to recover from the horrors of Sandy, Sandy Point and Mittens, the realists here at … Continue reading

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