Tag Archive | "gender discrimination"

Supreme Court Tells Women to Shut Up and Go Home — Again

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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The Supreme Court has told one and a half million women who work at Wal-mart, in essence, be grateful you have jobs even if you make less money and get promoted less than men.  Now, shut up and go home.…

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Political Word Games

Monday, June 20, 2011

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A couple of weeks ago, I had a great time meeting and being interviewed by Kelly Wallace, iVillage’s Chief Correspondent, in connection with the release of my new book, Mothers of Intention: How Women and Social Media are Revolutionizing

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Can the Women of the Supreme Court Help the Women of Wal-Mart?

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

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A couple of months ago, I wondered what would happen for about 1.5 million women when the Supreme Court got its hands on the class-action, gender-discrimination lawsuit against corporate giant Wal-Mart. That’s the approximate number of plaintiffs in the case …

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Is Fair Pay Dead in Minnesota?

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

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I’ve never been to Minnesota, but I’m a big fan — I like it’s current Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken (’cause he was smart enough, good enough and gosh darn it the voters liked him!), someone was …

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Where to Start in the New Year?

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

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The holidays have come and gone.  School is back in session.  We’re all back at our work desks, ready to dig into whatever 2011 is going to bring, right? I know that’s how I should be feeling, but I can’t …

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PunditMom’s Got a New Gig!!

Thursday, December 9, 2010

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Where have I been the last couple of days?  Working on some writing for my exciting new gig at Politics Daily and Woman Up! Check out all the fabulous women who are writing there.  Hey, cable guys — you say …

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Things That Made Me Mad This Week

Friday, September 24, 2010

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Sometimes, there are just too many things to write about and just not enough time in the day!  If I had unlimited resources, I’d be writing more about these stories that really got my goat this week: Supreme Court Justice …

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Are You Pregnant? Don’t Hold Your Breath if You’re Applying for a Mortgage

Monday, August 30, 2010

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We all know things aren’t going really well for the mortgage industry these days — it’s harder to get mortgages, and people are defaulting on loans they couldn’t afford that they either knowingly entered into or were lured into with

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Mothers of Intention — Summer Camp is Over Edition

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

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We all know this end of summer/back to school time of year is a hectic one.  So while we’re all trying to manage (myself included), here’s some good reading from some of my favorite Mothers of Intention: Aimee Giese aka …

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The Supreme Court Could Still Use a Mom

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

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I’m pretty happy that President Obama has nominated another woman to the Supreme Court — three out of nine still isn’t the ratio I’d like to see of women to men, but it’s a great step in the right direction.…

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Talk Amongst Yourselves

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

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It’s down to the wire with the Mothers of Intention manuscript –  = : O — so here are a few things I thought you’d like while I’m burning the midnight oil: In case you missed it, check out the …

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I Miss Tina Fey

Monday, April 12, 2010

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I’m glad she’s on my side … And Sarah Palin might become President if she was actually Tina Fey … Now how can I persuade Tina Fey to become a full time pundit?…

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