This book thing is actually happening

You’d think after five years of work I wouldn’t be surprised that I wrote a book, and yet…. ...more

Why do I write a blog?

I received...more

The Hobby Lobby debacle, in other people’s words

I’ve written that health care discrimination is wrong. I’ve written that we need a goddamn Equal Rights Amendment already. I just can’t bring myself to write anything more, so the Official Radical Housewife™ reaction to Burwell v ....more

To the trans friend who recently dropped me on Facebook

I’m sorry. I’m sorry because...more

My Son and #YesAllWomen

Last week my firstborn, 14-year-old Elliott, informed me that a group of girls at his middle school were (and I am quoting him directly here) "causing a fuss about #YesAllWomen." ...more
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My son and #YesAllWomen

Last week my firstborn, 14-year-old Elliott, informed me that a group of girls at his middle school were (and I am quoting him directly here) “causing a fuss about #YesAllWomen.” I was delighted, shocked and confused at the same time. Ever since the Isla Vista killings...more

The complicated feminist sisterhood

This clip is one of my favorite scenes from...more