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Remembering the Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde

Irene Monroe | Posted 12.17.2014 | Gay Voices
Irene Monroe

Dr. Gloria I. Joseph has a treasure trove of memories of the renowned Audre Lorde, her late partner. Joseph's long-awaited new book, The Wind Is Spirit: The Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde, gives us a rare glimpse of Lorde, as told by people who knew Lorde or whose work was greatly impacted by her.

Why a TV Presenter's Comments About Early Motherhood Made My Blood Boil

Zoe Strimpel | Posted 08.03.2014 | Women
Zoe Strimpel

Too many people, such as Allison Pearson of The Telegraph and everyone who has remained silent, seems to think that TV presenter Kirstie Allsop had a point when she said women should get pregnant instead of going to university.

Mothers Are Feminists Too

Terry O'Neill | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics
Terry O'Neill

A lot of people say that Mother's Day is one of those "Hallmark holidays" that don't really exist in the calendar, and I can certainly see their point. The commercialization of Mother's Day doesn't enhance anyone's idea of family. But there's another way that society is "dumbing down" motherhood that we must name and shame.

Women in the Media: A Night of Recognition

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Marcia G. Yerman

The Women's Media Center was packed with women active in old and new media, advocacy, and culture.