Roe at 36

Directly on the heels of a crazy Inauguration weekend, another celebration of sorts took place yesterday. Thousands gathered here in D.C. to celebrate (or protest) the 36th anniversary of the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   January 23, 2009

114 Years Old and Counting

I tend to think more about “the rest of my life” over New Year’s than on any birthday. I ponder how I have lived and what I have done and […] Read more »

Blog   |   Career and Workplace   |   1 Comments   |   January 05, 2009

Caroline Kennedy — aka Senator?

The name itself makes you stop and read the story — yet another Kennedy looking to enter politics? Combine it with “Caroline” and “Senator,” and you’ve got a showstopper. As […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   December 22, 2008

Ledbetter Ruling to Affect Hulteen

Yesterday I attended oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court for AT&T Corp v. Hulteen, a case that involves the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA). Congress passed the PDA in 1978 […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   2 Comments   |   December 11, 2008

D.C. Loves Lines

Just 24 hours after many D.C.-area residents waited in long lines to votes, they were at it again. When copies of the Washington Post sold out by 11 a.m., the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   1 Comments   |   November 06, 2008

What Does Obama’s Win Mean for Women?

On this day, Nov. 5, in 1872, Susan B. Anthony and 15 other women voted in the presidential election. All 16 women were later arrested, Susan B. being the sole […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   9 Comments   |   November 05, 2008

Stressed Out Women

My sleep is not as sound as it used to be. I wake up worrying about financial issues. All my life I’ve been told to buy a house, put as […] Read more »

Blog   |   Economic Justice   |   5 Comments   |   October 21, 2008

Uncovered

Art used in messaging is nothing new, but we’re used to seeing what I call “elevator art” — backgrounds in TV commercials, graphics in magazine ads — even the web […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   2 Comments   |   September 10, 2008

Let’s Ban Books?

Last week, being a busy multitasking working parent of three, we missed out on going to the library, which, for my teenage daughter is akin to missing a meal or […] Read more »

Blog   |   Campus   |   6 Comments   |   September 09, 2008

Hockey Moms and Lipstick: Roll Call Officially Nominates McCain, but It’s Palin’s Night

Wednesday dawned at the Republican National Convention with an unmistakable air of anticipation. Today was essentially Gov. Sarah Palin’s (R-AK) coming-out party. Yes, she had her maiden voyage at the […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   3 Comments   |   September 04, 2008