Nation Topics - Gender Issues
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The war between religious fanaticism and secular modernity is fought
over women's bodies.
If single women have been told once, they've been told a thousand times:
Don't think you're ever too successful or too young to have your ovaries
shrivel up and die. Use 'em or lose 'em!
At a V-Day summit, feminist antiviolence activists shared strategy and gnocchi.
Right-wing foundation seeks eligible young women for meaningful,
Trading in their books for buckets, welfare recipients learn
America is living in the blowback years.
When several soldiers killed their wives, an old problem was suddenly news.
A few years ago, an intellectual historian uncovered the story of Betty
Friedan's formative years as a Popular Front journalist and activist in
Shannon O'Brien had advantages going into the campaign for the
Democratic gubernatorial nomination in Massachusetts. As the state
treasurer, she'd won a statewide race.