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sherry-parnell's picture
The “mommy war” has once again been waged with Hilary Rosen firing the first shot by saying that Ann Romney has “never worked a day in her life” and “never really dealt with the kinds of economic issues that a majority of the women in this country are facing.” But she lacked precision because...
amber-laparne's picture
 I spent most of my twenties participating in spoken word poetry competitions and workshops, scamming beers off cute guys in smoky bars and trashing famous poets.  In 2008, I published a book of poetry called The Ghosts of Anne and Sylvia with one of my best friends, the author Jasmine Paul. I had...
cheryl-hall-russell's picture
People often hear me refer to my grandmother who is rapidly approaching her 105th birthday.  As I look at our lives,  I’m starting to believe I’m only half the woman my grandmother is.  I work a pretty demanding job and I serve on a couple of boards and at my children’s schools.  There simply are...