My story is in different ways horrible from the gross physical attacks perpetrated by men I would not honor with the term, “sick.”
Blog Posts about Women and Feminism
Both Doris and Alleda developed physical strength, courage and confidence battling the waves on the beaches at Newport.
The threats we still face from the dominant culture, the insults and violence, have not stopped us. We still go for the outer air.
The price exacted by a culture determined to keep us in our place is high. It has always been high and I think it may always be high.
Our culture is unjust because we, its citizens, are satisfied for it to be that way.
Kate Millett, a great leader and inspirer for many of us in the 1970’s and 80’s has just died at 82.
Wherever you live: search for it, go to it, even if it means a big change in your plans.
Would it matter if women or members of minorities were working in executive positions at Los Alamos or any of the other dozen or so bomb factories scattered throughout our country?
Changing the title of my biography of Doris Duke, especially after more than six years of work, is a big deal.
Artists use all the material our lives deliver to us–but the professional cost can be very high.