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A 21st Century Look At A 20th Century Abortion Law

I've been Pro-Choice since I read Orson Scott Card's classic Ender's Game, in which, the government limited the number of children parents could have, based on some sci-fi reason of intelligent selection, only parents who had especially…
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Mothers of Intention

Two of my The Girl Revolution posts are in Joanne Bamberger's wonderfully acclaimed Mothers of Intention, 10 Things I Freaking Love About Sarah Palin and The Work Mothering Cohesiveness of Sarah Palin. What I love about Mother's of Intention…
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Tiger Mother & Blind Obedience

Yo Tiger Mother. This blind allegiance to all authority that Chinese Mothers teach their children is the reason China has fallen to a communist dictatorship. It's the reason Chinese Mothers, who still live in China (unlike your lucky…
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Screw Equal Pay - Sheconomy Baby!

So, the Paycheck Fairness Act , which "addresses pay disparities between men and women. The bill limits the defense that employers can use to respond to charges of wage discrimination based on sex, among other actions," (HR.BLR.com) failed…
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Christine O'Donnell, Not a Witch

Delaware Republican Senatorial candidate Christine O'Donnell literally had to run an ad clarifying, "I am not a witch." Which would be hysterical, you know, if women who had the audacity to seek power, spiritually or politically, hadn't…

God Bless America! Health Care Passed!!!

The Health Care Reform Bill passed the United States Senate yesterday. This is a great day for girls and all other Americans. They will never lose their insurance. They can't lose it if they "get" a pre-existing condition. They can't lose it…
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Gendercide, the Death of Femininity

There's an atrocious story in The Economist about how the worldwide gendercide rate is rising at an alarming rate. I'll give you one guess which gender suffers from mass-extermination. In some areas there are 130 baby boys to 100 baby girls…
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The Work/Mothering Cohesiveness of Sarah Palin

I just finished Going Rogue: An American Life by Sarah Palin, former Governor of Alaska and 2008 Republican Vice Presidential candidate. I'm going out on a limb and asking readers to put aside their political venom to discuss the merging…