A letter to the people who found feminism since Nov. 9

For more than a month there’s been this sensation in my chest — like being crushed from the inside. Normally my head is so full of words, I literally can’t sleep until I get them out. They dance in there like prosaic ear-worms. Lately, though, it’s been eerily quiet. The dead calm of stupefaction. All…

French, Germans rip Trump a new one during foreign tour 

The Germans know something about having a cataclysmicly bad leader. So it’s probably no surprise that German newspaper der Spiegel took advantage of President Trump’s foreign tour to rip him a new one. Donald Trump is not fit to be president of the United States. He does not possess the requisite intellect and does not…

Stonewall Dems rally Saturday

*VENUE UPDATE (and WTF alert)*: A few hours ago the Boulevard Mall informed us that they were canceling our event due to the type of organizations involved with the planning.  We are so sorry for this last minute change and inconvenience.   The event will be held in Downtown Las Vegas at the Arts Factory, and early voting…

GOTV: Voter Guides R Us

Here in Nevada early voting starts Saturday. If you’re still not quite ready, here are a few voter guides which may be helpful: A nice overview from a liberal perspective from ProgressNow Nevada includes links to other endorsements. NARAL has a state-by-state prochoice voter guide. Planned Parenthood has a congressional scorecard. League of Women Voters…

The uterus is MAGIC!

Where do I begin? Where do I begin? Okay, so by now, I’m sure you’ve heard about Missouri Rep. Todd Akin’s “ill-conceived” comments about, well, conception. Do you think Akin knows the irony of using the phrase “ill-conceived”? Friends, I think we should look at this not as a mean-spirited criticism of any woman who…