Category Archives: War on women

For Int’l Women’s Day I applaud my cousin Ruth, the radical who tossed her girdle

Never would I have been thinking about girdles if it hadn’t been that my cousin Ruth’s obituary made a point about them, and another cousin (male) said he didn’t know why the girdle business had to be in her obit. … Continue reading

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Andrew Cuomo, and all that

How many layers of experience, knowledge and memory have I been peeling off myself since I first read about the allegations against Andrew Cuomo? They remind me, as such allegations always will, of the many similar and worse instances in … Continue reading

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The crucial issues in today’s America: women’s rights, guns and the national anthem

From Harper’s Weekly Review: Tennessee lawmakers introduced legislation that would allow men to prevent women they impregnate from receiving abortions; an Iowa state legislator put forward a bill permitting disabled Iowans to hunt from motorized scooters; and the Texas lieutenant … Continue reading

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