The Bush administration guts another set of laws and policies that protect workplace equity for women. And this example of the Bush administration's efforts to weaken women's rights is not the only case. For example, the Administration has repeatedly sought to weaken the 86-year-old Women's Bureau, the only federal agency whose work is solely devoted to the concerns of women in the workplace. … [Read more...] about Hmm where have I seen this before?
Pro life, as I have said before, is a term that needs to be reclaimed by those who feel that a woman is entitled to the basic human right of having control over her own body. Anti abortionists are not pro life. They are pro shame, pro blame, pro control, pro legislating wombs as wards of the state, and they are pro caring about the unborn as opposed to the already born, but they are most … [Read more...] about Defining Pro life
The latest tact by the anti abortionists is to say that women cannot make their own decision re abortion. The task force took as a statement of biological and psychological fact that a mother's connection to her unborn baby was more authentic than her own statement of desire not to be pregnant. They trot out women who have regrets about their abortion, stats on women who have committed suicide, … [Read more...] about Anti abortion/anti woman
Life if R.E.A.L.(ly out of touch) women get their way; The following is from a 1950's Home Economics textbook intended for high school girls, teaching how to prepare for married life. 1. Have dinner ready: Plan ahead even the night before, to have a delicious meal on time. This is a way of letting him know that you have been thinking about him, and are concerned about his needs. Most men are … [Read more...] about The good old days?
Being able to see and therefore work helps people stay out of poverty. CBC About 153 million people worldwide have easily correctable vision problems that lead children to fail at school and leave adults unable to work, according to a new report released Wednesday. A simple sight test and glasses or contact lenses could allow people to live productive working lives, said the authors of the … [Read more...] about Oh say, can you see?
Ask yourself, “Do I have a tendency to want to have a voice?” This has grown so out of control it is routine for a person to start a daily blog entry with a single word that details his or her mood. A blog entry will start: “Current mood: ____” The level of shallowness and emotional immaturity this represents is astonishing! In the grand scheme of things, why would the world at large … [Read more...] about Blogging…..Tool of the Devil