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The NY Times Magazine has a fantastic interview with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, available online here . The interview is conducted by Emily Bazelon, a graduate and
member of the faculty ofSenior Research Scholar in Law and Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law at Yale Law School and the senior editor of Slate. It’s a fantastic (but long) [...]
Feministing readers: I’m working on writing a piece for a newsmagazine at my university (the College of William and Mary) as part of a series that informs incoming freshman and transfer students about things that can easily get left out of official admissions materials. The topic of this week’s piece is sexual health. So what I wanted to [...]
jrnelson wrote a new blog post: Clinton Decides to Accept Post at State Dept., Confidants Say 5 years ago · View
Via The New York Times .
This is a victory.
While I know she is a fantastic senator, and the State of New York will be sad to have anyone else represent it, I think this can only be welcomed as very positive news!
I am a male feminist, and the issue of abortion and/or reproductive rights often comes up in my informal collegiate debates. However, since I am at a college, the majority of the students and the majority of my friends are female. In my experiences, it is extremely difficult for a male feminist to debate this with conservative or [...]
In The Palin Problem , columnist Kathleen Parker of the right-leaning Internet opinions source Townhall.com discusses Governor Sarah Palin and why she should bow out of the general election. Not exactly what I expected from Townhall, but a good article that is hopefully symbolic of the other side wising up to a poor candidate, regardless of gender. Gov. Palin’s [...]