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If we really want to understand the Muslim world, we should start by
acknowledging that today's "fascists" were yesterday's freedom fighters.
"Islamo-fascism" looks like an analytic term, but it's really an emotional one, intended to get us to think less and fear more.
The only thing more absurd than the wedding gift the British government just gave
Antifeminists engage in moral discourse while feminists tend to speak in the language of personal choice. But what happens when choice is a bad idea--for yourself, other women or society?
To honor Andrew Hill's passing, we are reposting an article about his life's achievements originally posted in July, 2006.
In South Dakota, prochoicers are fighting back with a bipartisan
initiative challenging the abortion ban and a grassroots effort
that has put progressive Native American women on the ballot.
Estonian composer Arvo Pärt's journey toward stillness has been halted
by the roar and rawness of his latest piece.
Betty Friedan lived a big life and wrote a big book that helped change our world, in every way, for the better.
As prochoicers seek to reframe their arguments, injecting more moralism
into the antiabortion debate will not keep abortion legal and
Women now outnumber men at colleges and universities, but higher
education has not become the fluffy pink playpen of feminism that some