Feminism

Posted on the Sep 08, 2015 by Betty Dodson
Candice will be missed by many. For the past few months, I'd been encouraging her to "Let go" and end the torturous radiation treatments. Several times recently we'd talked about death and dying. I...
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Posted on the Aug 04, 2015 by Carlin Ross
I love young celebrity women who have it together.  Taylor Swift is so successful and influential that she got Apple to change their policies on streaming music.  And in her latest...
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Posted on the Jul 03, 2015 by Carlin Ross
Don't be afraid to state your pleasure.
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Posted on the Jun 21, 2015 by Carlin Ross
I just finished binge watching the latest season of Orange is the New Black and Ruby Rose was definitely the highlight.  Props to any actress willing to go nude, no apologies without appealing...
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Victoria Woodhull
Posted on the Jun 08, 2015 by Ambrosia
I am the great-granddaughter of Clarinda Randolph. She is no one any of you might know, but I want to call her by name as many women, unlike men, are not named in stories of history. She divorced...
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Posted on the May 19, 2015 by Carlin Ross
I remember the first time I traveled alone.  I'm not sure why it was so liberating (maybe because they always warn against it) but I had the best time. You meet more people and have richer...
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Posted on the May 11, 2015 by Carlin Ross
There's a new exhibition in London of Frida Kahlo's personal affects.  Supposedly her husband locked her clothes, make-up, corsets and prosthetic leg in a bathroom with directions to open it 15...
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Posted on the Apr 16, 2015 by Carlin Ross
I love Janelle Monae's style - the suits, the hair, and the vintage shoes.  I never thought of it as non-sexy because her 40's/funk look appeals to me.  However, this week twitter trolls...
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Posted on the Apr 14, 2015 by Carlin Ross
April 14th is now officially Equal Pay Day.  The Levo League, career center for women, launched a twitter campaign #Ask4More and some of my favorite celebrity women are lending their support....
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Posted on the Mar 18, 2015 by Carlin Ross
It took 50 years of making mirrored geometric sculptures but this month, at 92 years of age, Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian got her exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum. She's the first Iranian...
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Posted on the Mar 14, 2015 by Betty Dodson
When I attended a birthday party to celebrate Dell Williams' 90th Birthday, I'd been asked to MC the affair that turned out quite a number of aging feminists as well as a few young ones. My birthday...
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Posted on the Mar 11, 2015 by Carlin Ross
The Somerset Museum in London has a new photographic exhibition simply entitled "Beard".  My favorite is this portrait of Harnaam Kaur, a woman from Slough who suffers from polycystic ovary...
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Posted on the Feb 23, 2015 by Carlin Ross
I was watching the video of Patricia Arquette's Oscar acceptance speech and tears ran down my face. To hear a woman call for equal work for equal pay - you don't realize how much pain you're holding...
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Posted on the Feb 06, 2015 by Carlin Ross
According to new research, there are 93 women featured in the Bible but they speak only 1.1% of the time.  The Bible contains 1.1M words - about 14,000 are attributed to women.  Even Mary,...
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