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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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Sweetheart, Get Me Rewrite: Other Things I Might Have Said to Nancy Pelosi at Crissy Field

You never know who you’re going to run into at Crissy Field. Yesterday, I ran into Speaker Pelosi. Here’s what I wish I told her. Continue reading

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