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."

Mainstream feminism focused on climbing the corporate ladder cannot achieve justice for women, or anyone else.

Mainstream feminism focused on climbing the corporate ladder cannot achieve justice for women, or anyone else.

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.

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.

A Kickstarter Crusade To Get Men To Stop Telling Women To Smile A provocative public art project in Brooklyn and Philly to stop the harassment of women goes on Kickstarter to take it to other cities. Read more> Co.Design

Goodbye, Middle Class—Hello, Donald Trump? | The Nation | "A study finding a drop in the percentage of Americans in the middle class has political elites anxious. The image of the United States as a broadly prosperous middle-class nation is a core tenet of American exceptionalism: the certainty that we provide for our citizens better than other countries, where a sclerotic class system stifles mobility." Click to read and share the full article.

Goodbye, Middle Class—Hello, Donald Trump? | The Nation | "A study finding a drop in the percentage of Americans in the middle class has political elites anxious. The image of the United States as a broadly prosperous middle-class nation is a core tenet of American exceptionalism: the certainty that we provide for our citizens better than other countries, where a sclerotic class system stifles mobility." Click to read and share the full article.

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