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We All Boo Sometimes

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I try not to judge people on their reflexes. For example, it seems to me that it was probably Representative Rashida Tlaib’s reflex to boo Hillary Clinton at a recent Sanders rally. I doubt that she’d planned on booing, the boo just erupted out…

99 New: An Open Letter to My Dear Friend Hillary

Dear Hillary, I daresay in this age of hyperbole and conjecture that it is entirely possible that someone without your best interests at heart planted the rumor that you are thinking of running again for President in 2020. They might have sown those seeds…

Satisfaction

Trump likes it that this bomb stuff is happening. He’s like a teenage arsonist sitting in a grove of trees watching the neighbor’s barn burn down. He’s not sorry, not for a single second, he wants to see it burn. That’s why he went…

Still Mad

Once at a stoplight, the man in the car next to me rolled down his window and told me to stop yelling at my kids. Well, actually, what he said was, “Take it easy, lady.” I told him to mind his own business, then I tore…

In This Election: Politics Is Personal

The presidential election is painful for a lot of us girls. First of all, we’re conflict averse. Oh, we understand conflict and can wield a sharp sword but it’s on the silent battlefield where we win. Articulated conflict is upsetting, especially those of us of…

What’s Different When Women Run Things

The people who say they won’t vote for Hillary Clinton just because she’s a woman are driving me nuts. It’s the latest thing in feminism, apparently, to eschew voting for an extremely well-qualified female candidate in favor of another in the legion of white…

On the Street Tonight

When you haven’t done it for a while, you forget how great it feels to be in a crowd, holding a sign, with a lot of good people, holding different signs, all caring so much about what happens next in our country. Tonight, in…

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