For the mamas who don't get love on Mother's Day via Feministing: "“No one threw me a baby shower. No one said congratulations. My pregnancy was not celebrated. My child’s birth was seen as a failure....In spite of decades of work for girls’ and women’s health justice, a surprisingly narrow band of acceptance surrounds mothers. Jayme was too young, too single, and too poor to receive the embrace of her community."

For the mamas who don't get love on Mother's Day via Feministing: "“No one threw me a baby shower. No one said congratulations. My pregnancy was not celebrated. My child’s birth was seen as a failure....In spite of decades of work for girls’ and women’s health justice, a surprisingly narrow band of acceptance surrounds mothers. Jayme was too young, too single, and too poor to receive the embrace of her community."

The wage gap starts at home: Girls do 2 hours more housework a week than boys, and are paid 15% less for it.

The wage gap starts at home: Girls do 2 hours more housework a week than boys, and are paid 15% less for it.

Shaming, Threats, and Insults: How not to reduce teen pregnancy via Sociological Images: "The way in which teens are portrayed in these images — labeled cheap, dirty, rejects, pricks, and nobodys — suggests that the organization, the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, doesn’t care about teenagers, only in controlling their behavior."

Shaming, Threats, and Insults: How not to reduce teen pregnancy via Sociological Images: "The way in which teens are portrayed in these images — labeled cheap, dirty, rejects, pricks, and nobodys — suggests that the organization, the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, doesn’t care about teenagers, only in controlling their behavior."

Jail Is Sinking Families Into Poverty, And Women Pay The Most

Jail Is Sinking Families Into Poverty, And Women Pay The Most

Mamas Day is May Make a beautiful, free eCard that shows love for all the mamas in your life. Add your message and then we’ll deliver the card to the recipient of your choosing.

Is Michael Pollan sexist? On locovores, scratch cooking and feminism. "Because it’s a very scary world, people want things to be the way they were. Or the way they never were.”

Is Michael Pollan a sexist pig?

Is Michael Pollan sexist? On locovores, scratch cooking and feminism. "Because it’s a very scary world, people want things to be the way they were. Or the way they never were.”

In the wake of Lean In's popularity, a look at the "Double Jeopardy" women of color face in the workplace with some concrete suggestions on how to approach and overcome them.

What Works for (Non-Rich, Non-White) Women at Work

In the wake of Lean In's popularity, a look at the "Double Jeopardy" women of color face in the workplace with some concrete suggestions on how to approach and overcome them.

Fantastic New Yorker article -- "The Saudi Marathon Man" If you read the article it's obvious this innocent bystander was targeted because of his race. The right-wing has done too good of a job framing all terrorism as being "muslim" to deflect attention from the FACT that most terrorism in the US originates from right-wing groups and individuals. The Southern Poverty Law Center tracks hate groups/terrorist activities and have the stats to prove it.

The Saudi Marathon Man

Fantastic New Yorker article -- "The Saudi Marathon Man" If you read the article it's obvious this innocent bystander was targeted because of his race. The right-wing has done too good of a job framing all terrorism as being "muslim" to deflect attention from the FACT that most terrorism in the US originates from right-wing groups and individuals. The Southern Poverty Law Center tracks hate groups/terrorist activities and have the stats to prove it.

Dave Purchase started the very first needle exchange program in the country in Tacoma,WA.

Dave Purchase started the very first needle exchange program in the country in Tacoma,WA.

Gulp........This is the real breast cancer not pink crap on your face book 5 Days post bilateral mastectomy and complete ALND (Axillary Lymph Node Dissection)

mastectomy

Gulp........This is the real breast cancer not pink crap on your face book 5 Days post bilateral mastectomy and complete ALND (Axillary Lymph Node Dissection)

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