News and Analysis

Current event analysis and short form reporting. This is the new “main” category, where we can post a mixture of topical pieces that need to get to readers quickly.


Happy International Women’s Day! Let’s start the day by admiring these people who are marching this week to celebrate International Women’s Day by bringing visibility the connection between farmworker poverty and Publix purchasing policy. In the video below, a worker… Read More ›

Feminine Mystique at 50

Is the Feminine Mystique more like a good wine, growing better with age, or more like the culturally dominant image of women, becoming increasingly haggard and shrill each year after 40? To celebrate Betty Friedan’s classic tome of American feminism,… Read More ›