Tag Archives: Feminist

Brooklynite Marilyn French 1929 – 2009

Feminist author Marilyn French passed away on May 2nd.  Her four-volume history of women, From Eve to Dawn, came out last year, and she was working on a memoir at the time of her death. I was surprised (and also … Continue reading

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Worst Joke Ever

Ok, so, this post isn’t Brooklyn-related, but this is an important document of our times:   Watch George H.W. Bush telling an infuriating joke about women: I’m looking forward to having the space to discuss the ramifications of things like … Continue reading

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