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Subject to Debate

Katha Pollitt

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The president must decide what is more important: pandering to the Catholic hierarchy or protecting women's health.

There is a message here about masculine privilege.

God called me one night and asked me to run for president. He almost talked me into it.

Don't be left behind: everyone from Jeffrey Sachs to Deepak Chopra and Suze Orman is jumping on the Occupy Wall Street wagon.

Wake up, sleepyheads: the antichoicers are coming for contraception.

The former first lady speaks from beyond the grave—and shows how far we’ve come (and haven’t).

We keep hearing about how the recession wounded the middle class. But the poor are hurting much worse.


Katha Pollitt
Katha Pollitt is well known for her wit and her keen sense of both the...