This Time, Women Are Here To Stay

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Back in 2008, when Hillary Clinton was running for president, I came across an old black and white pictorial on American women from the late 1940's at a used book fundraiser.  Since I was feeling more than a little dispirited over the fate of women at the time, I bought the book hoping for inspiration from the "Rosie the riveter" generation of … [Read more...]

~ But, But, But She …

Strange how it continues to happen, time after time. He does bad (American Girl in Italy has a great piece  here), but the guns turn on her.  Why?  Because she’s fair game. Yes, it’s all her fault. Not only is the media actively working overtime to shrug off, ignore or try to explain away his verbal attacks on a young girl, but then they turn all … [Read more...]