2:45 pm, December 2nd | by Colette McIntyre
This is a thing of beauty and importance.
1:45 pm, July 22nd | by Grace Rasmus
New research funded by the British government indicates that women worldwide are less informed than men about politics and current affairs.
4:45 pm, June 13th | by Colette McIntyre
Not only did Fredette invoke the good word of relationship counselor John Gray (PhD in the Science of Creative Intelligence from Maharishi International University in Iowa) during a House debate on Obamacare but he also explained how his “man’s brain” stops him from supporting Medicaid expansion.
4:30 pm, June 6th | by Colette McIntyre
Get ready to have your mind blown: Americans spend more annually on Super Bowl snacks than it would take to provide 222 million women in developing countries with contraception.
4:00 pm, June 3rd | by Colette McIntyre
On Wednesday, the California Assembly passed the Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights (AB 241) which seeks to guarantee basic labor protections like overtime pay and rest breaks for domestic workers. With this win in the Assembly under its belt, the bill now heads to the state Senate. According to a recently released report by the [...]
4:00 pm, May 16th | by Sheena Marquis
Since the mid-1980s, there has been an exponential increase in the number of girls arrested, waiting in detention, and serving time in foster placement. According to statistics published in 2009, of all juvenile arrests, 25% are arrests for crimes of domestic and family violence. These arrests disproportionally affect girls: although young women represent 29% of all juvenile arrests, they make up 31% of assault arrests, 35% domestic violence arrests, and 41% child-to-parent violence arrests. Our young girls deserve better.
6:00 pm, May 3rd | by Colette McIntyre
Business developer, author, and Amsterdamian Flavia Tamara Dzodan took to her blog to discuss being “the Other” and being unloveable; the result is heartbreaking, eloquent, and poignant.
10:30 am, March 20th | by Meredith Lepore
Never underestimate the power of fashion.
9:35 am, March 6th | by Meredith Lepore
Taylor Swift is on the cover of this month’s Vanity Fair and she is sounding off about everything that bothers her which, believe it or not, includes things besides her ex-boyfriends.
4:30 pm, February 27th | by Colette McIntyre
Rosie Gray may be an awesome political reporter but that hasn’t protected her from awkward and sexist interrogations in post-debate spin rooms. Elsewhere: thoughts on the word “whatever,” which baby animal we should replace humans with, and more!