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International Women’s Day (2019)

Lillian Hellman and Dorothy Parker In the same week as International Women’s Day, a BBC headline read “Kylie Jenner becomes world’s youngest billionaire.”  Wow! What are the chances?  And the … Continue reading

March 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

International Women’s Day — 2013

I wasn’t the least bit shocked to discover that Nicole Polizzi has lost 42 pounds; actually I hadn’t given it much thought.  I was a bit surprised, though, to find … Continue reading

March 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

International Women’s Day 2011

Yesterday was International Women’s Day; in fact, it was the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day.  This is a landmark occasion, so, at the risk of being condemned to patriarchal … Continue reading

March 9, 2011 · 5 Comments
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