Monthly Archives: September 2008

Trans for Obama Day!

TweetContributed by Helen Boyd, (en)gender National Stonewall Democrats set up a page on ActBlue specifically for the trans community and its allies to donate to Barack Obama. It’s exciting in so many ways: for a historically gay and lesbian organization to do something so tangible for the trans community, to help make visibile the trans [...]
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WAM!2009 Call for Proposals

Tweet It’s time already to start thinking about the Women, Action and the Media conference! You (yes, you!) should totally propose a session. All the info is here — the conference is at the MIT Stata Center in Boston, March 27-29. Feministing is one of the supporting sponsors. This year’s theme is “Inside/Outside.” Deadline to [...]
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Notes from a bitch…

TweetThe financial markets are in turmoil and the federal bail-out is in question…or at least it was when I started writing this (wince). Seems like the perfect time for a discussion about volunteering to this bitch! Step up on soap box…fluff Afro…continue. For the past five years I have volunteered at local women’s shelters for [...]
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Get Your War On: Sarah Palin and rape kits

TweetA couple of my friends found this offensive, but I think it’s a hilarious way to shed light on the fucked-up-ness of Palin’s involvement in charging victims of sexual assault for their own rape kits. What do you think? Tweet
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Quick Hit: Submit Questions for the Candidates to Answer

TweetSo by quick I mean URGENT! Sorry for the last minute notice, but it was just brought to my attention that you, the youth of America, can submit questions for the presidential youth debate. But you only have 65 minutes left to submit. Have a burning question that you want submitted for consideration to be [...]
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