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On the topic of feminism, there are many different schools of thought, ceaseless denominations, and constant controversy: First Wave, Second Wave, sex-positive, sex-negative, just to name a few. (...
by GTK
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jun 01, 2015 at 11:51 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Clashes over gender politics test the civil rights community. Martin Luther King Jr. said, "We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny ." But ...
by Richard J Rosendall
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2015 at 11:03 AM PST with 2 Recommends
http://www.buildingbridgesradio.blogspot.com/2013/10/the-i-am-troy-davis-campaign-to-abolish.html The I Am Troy Davis Campaign To Abolish the Death Penalty with * Kimberly Davis, Troy's sister * ...
by buildingbridgesradio
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 05:13 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
is the title of this powerful post at Reader Supported News by Eve Ensler . It is written in the form of an open letter to Trayvon Martin. She begins by explaining that It is unusual for me to ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Jul 21, 2013 at 09:10 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
In the Body of the World: A Memoir By Eve Ensler Hardcover $25.00, Kindle $10....
by Susan Gardner
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 10:00 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Last night Jim and I went to hear Eve Ensler read from her new book In The Body of the World. When we got home I started reading my copy and only put it down last night when I fell asleep. She is a ...
by marthature
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu May 23, 2013 at 05:47 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
I had a conversation last week with someone who gave up making films to start a business he hopes will earn enough money to finance major social-change organizing projects. He condemned progressives ...
by arlenegoldbard
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jan 06, 2013 at 07:13 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Not every playwright wants their work to start a movement. That’s where Eve Ensler differs. When she wrote The Vagina Monologues in 1996, vagina wasn’t a word that was used during television ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 10:50 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Vagina POWER! l-r: Rep. Rashida H. Tlaib, Senate Minority Leader Gretchen Whitmer, Rep. Lisa Brown, Eve Ensler, and Rep. Stacy Erwin Oakes [NOTE: This diary is only a sampling of the photos from ...
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 68 comments on Tue Jun 19, 2012 at 05:10 AM PDT with 248 Recommends
This is one of the few times I can sort of liveblog an event as I was there today as Eve Ensler and a number of women Michigan State Representatives and State Senators - assisted by a core of very ...
by MichiganChet
Comment Count 67 comments on Mon Jun 18, 2012 at 06:55 PM PDT with 185 Recommends
Hide the children, grab the smelling salts, and fluff the pillows on the fainting couch because you are about to read the most offensive word in the English language. It is _so_ offensive, in fact,
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 214 comments on Sat Jun 16, 2012 at 04:00 PM PDT with 145 Recommends
It hasn’t exactly been a stellar start to 2012 for American women. Rick Santorum’s theory that birth control is “harmful to women” would have Margaret Sanger spinning in her grave. Then ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Mar 21, 2012 at 03:10 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Those words were spoken by a fictional character, C. J. of West Wing, to National Security Advisor Nancy McNally. The complete line is "They're killing women. They hate women. The only reason they ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 292 comments on Mon Feb 08, 2010 at 03:14 AM PST with 343 Recommends
I don’t know if I can stretch this into a diary of acceptable length. And I hope you will bear with me. Something amazing is happening, and I really want to write about it. In my first ...
by P Mikkelsen
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2008 at 08:31 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Apparently I've been living in a fairytale land where anyone who labels themselves an Independent lays claim to that title because they don't vote straight ticket, that they weigh evidence before ...
by vintage dem
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2008 at 10:12 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Eve Ensler has written a brilliant blog post over at HuffPo entitled "Drill, Drill, Drill" about Sarah Palin. ...
by kate mckinnon
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 06:51 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
As I begin to write this, My fianc� and I are sitting in the Wolfgang Puck bar at LAX watching the Indiana returns on my iPhone. When I shriek, "The margin's down to 16,000!" a woman at the end ...
by ninshubur
Comment Count 78 comments on Wed May 07, 2008 at 01:15 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
by EmilyD
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2008 at 10:52 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
In Carol ...
by ePluribus Media
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Dec 14, 2006 at 05:19 AM PST with 28 Recommends
by Think Gooder
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Mar 08, 2006 at 02:11 PM PST with 3 Recommends