26 06, 2012

Pixar’s “Brave”: Why are We Forgetting Mulan?

By | June 26th, 2012|Feminism, Mothers and Daughters|9 Comments

Princess Merida in Disney/Pixar's new movie Brave is a strong girl. She has brains. She's headstrong. She knows her own mind. She is physically strong. She's an accomplished equestrian. She doesn't want an arranged marriage. She's smarter than the guys (except for when it comes to dealing with a magical witch). The media buzz about [...]

21 09, 2010

Can Conservative Women Be the Victims of Sexism?

By | September 21st, 2010|Changing the World, Feminism, Making Our Political Voices Heard, Women in Politics|1 Comment

I was honored to be in on a great conversation this week for the Politics Daily online politics talk show Woman  Up -- Your Antidote to Too Many Men on Your TV Screen! Interestingly, the topic this week in light of Christine O'Donnell's primary election win in the Delaware Senate race was whether conservative women [...]

20 06, 2007

Is There Still a Sisterhood?

By | June 20th, 2007|Uncategorized|12 Comments

As a 100% feminist -- ;) -- I was really excited to read Sisterhood Interrupted.For anyone who has wondered what happened to the feminist movement, this book is a great history that tracks how change was ignited by an intrepid "girl" reporter in the 1960s who went undercover as a waitress at the infamous Playboy [...]

19 06, 2007

Was There Ever a Question About This One?

By | June 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|4 Comments

You Are 100% FeministYou are a total feminist. This doesn't mean you're a man hater (in fact, you may be a man).You just think that men and women should be treated equally. It's a simple idea but somehow complicated for the world to put into action.Are You a Feminist?Sorry, I couldn't resist this one. And [...]