It’s not Entitlement, It’s Equality

I’ve recently attended meetings of the National Organization of Women and MoveOn.org here in Topeka, KS. One common theme is how to get citizens registered to vote. Please know, Dear Reader, I’m 40 years old this year, and this is a big step for me; to get involved in the process of elections outside the…

We cannot stand united in a superficial culture

I don’t have all the answers, but one thing I’m sure of, if we are to Unite Women, it is the culture that must change. While women are Teachers, Nurses, Bankers, Business Executives, they are also marketing’s biggest target. Sarah Palin, Michelle Bachman, and other women of the right uphold the Barbie Doll image of…

What you don’t know CAN hurt you

My family and friends say I’ve changed over the years, probably since I’ve had children. My sister says it’s since I went to college. Personally, I don’t feel my core values have changed, but since getting educated I’ve seen in black and white how our society has changed for the worse while we were watching…