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Just when you thought it was safe to take your eyes off the Michigan Legislature for an hour... They do it again : The state House has passed what the Snyder administration says is a new and ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 191 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 07:48 PM PST with 241 Recommends
One of the most solid Democratic ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 223 comments on Sun Aug 21, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT with 145 Recommends
Official program—Woman suffrage procession, Washington, D.C. March 3, 1913 March 3, 1913, was a major milestone in the battle for women in the United States to achieve national suffrage. Over 8,...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 104 comments on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 05:45 PM PST with 111 Recommends
Reciept for payment of poll tax, ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 94 comments on Sun Jan 22, 2012 at 05:00 PM PST with 111 Recommends
If we listen to such folks as former chair of Texas School Board member Don McLeroy, we are told that majorities have given minorities power and that men have given women the right to ...
by alpolitics
Comment Count 62 comments on Wed Aug 18, 2010 at 01:16 PM PDT with 96 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by paradise50
Comment Count 178 comments on Thu Sep 12, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 63 Recommends
"No self-respecting woman should wish -- or work for -- the success of a Party that ignores her sex." ~ Susan B. Anthony, 1872. Liberal ...
by AuroraDawn
Comment Count 56 comments on Sun Sep 16, 2012 at 01:53 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 86 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 07:01 PM PST with 44 Recommends
by Stephen Yellin I have written about 2 major milestones in the march to World War I in the last 2 weeks: the 100th anniversaries of the murder of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife by a ...
by MrLiberal
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Jul 12, 2014 at 07:42 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
Lawrence Auster is a leading far-right conservative author, one of the primary forces behind efforts to severely limit immigration and the "suicidal course ...
by Shadan7
Comment Count 58 comments on Tue Aug 14, 2007 at 09:36 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
We celebrate women’s history one month a year. Though most of us could argue that women should be celebrated every day, perhaps it is fitting that the designated month is March. March, with the ...
by Melanie in IA
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2012 at 03:35 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
It's Mother's Day. One way or another, all of us are influenced by our mothers' ways, from the womb to the grave. Sometimes that influence shows in the ways we relate to people; in the way we keep ...
by Faire Elinor
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun May 10, 2009 at 05:56 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
This 90-second video highlights the value of the right to vote during the life of my grandma, who had no such right at birth. And this year, she will be voting for Barack Obama.
by LaughingPlanet
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Jul 21, 2008 at 09:23 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
The past few weeks have been filled with busy, busy days. I have been to my 20th class reunion and I continue to do events around DC for the Obama4UnityBeatsMcCain slate that I am running on for ...
by Bendygirl
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2008 at 11:22 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
We are reposting with some additions, last year's piece which is a co-production of NY Brit Expat and Geminijen . What Geminijen and I decided we wanted to do was to allow women to speak for ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Mar 08, 2013 at 05:00 AM PST with 26 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ```````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````
by JayRaye
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Nov 08, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST with 25 Recommends
Tonight's piece is a co-production of NY Brit Expat and Geminijen . What Geminijen and I decided we wanted to do was to allow women to speak for themselves, so we reproduced some quotes from these ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2012 at 03:00 PM PST with 24 Recommends
International Women’s Day has been a part of my life since I was little. With the increasing threat of fascism, my parents emigrated from Germany to the Soviet Union in 1929 where they lived for ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 03:40 PM PST with 19 Recommends
The book, Jeannette Rankin: America’s Conscience , by Norma Smith, is wisely titled. It is agonizingly clear that Jeannette Rankin’s conscience is missing in today’s ...
by Jeanmarie Simpson
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Mar 07, 2009 at 08:26 AM PST with 19 Recommends
Much has been made of Karl Rove's strangely worded statements on Fox News that Obama's team won because they “succeeded in suppressing the vote.” Note, though, that Rove is not using the word in ...
by ignatzmouse
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 02:42 AM PST with 17 Recommends