The #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen hashtag made women of color, "ethnic women," even if just for a fleeting, Internet moment step outside of the shadows and grab the mic. We took control of the narrative instead of having it defined for us.
Two women that for years have been portrayed by the media as the "American Woman's Dream" are now facing scrutiny because of their weights, their pregnancy weights. Amazing. So what exactly does it mean to be too fat and or too skinny in today's society?
The Met's Costume Institute has a new-ish show, "American Woman," exploring the modern woman through dress. I just got a list of those women and some are very worthy, but it's a missing name -- the late Brooke Astor's -- that intrigues me most.