Tag Archives: Christine Quinn

Bill DeBlasio’s inter-racial family is racist!

Tweet[this is satire, fyi. But the comments from Bloomberg are, sadly, genuine.] What’s wrong with this picture above? A lot… If mayoral candidate Bill DeBlasio weren’t racist, he would do the right thing and never appear publicly with his black wife and/ or their two bi-racial children. This is the logic of current mayor, stop [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Hardly excited about the return of Leslie Knope. “It was a dirty secret that wasn’t discussed.” Cultural appropriation’s “greatest” hits. On the racial empathy gap. The Brewstar-Douglass Projects are coming down. No pill. No prob? The value of suffering. 77% of unpaid interns are women. Girls and the power of the online petition. The latest flash point [...]
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15 women politicians rally for sick days/ thank you Gloria Steinem

TweetYou probably didn’t know that more than one million New York City workers, mostly low wage workers, lack paid sick days, with the largest concentrations in food service, retail and health care. Or that nearly one in four workers reports that they have lost a job or were told they would lose their job if [...]
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What We Missed: International Transgender Day of Remembrance Edition

Tweet Trans activists meet at the White House today to discuss the state of transgender rights. The National Black Justice Coalition launched its #BlackTransProud campaign. Find out what Day of Remembrance events are happening near you–in the US. and worldwide. A message to cis allies from s.e. smith: “What we’re asking for is your solidarity and [...]
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