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Dozens of Mothers Stage Hunger Strike at Immigrant Detention Center in Texas

Roger’s note: our heartless greed-oriented and violent capitalist world the oppression of women and children is an everyday occurrence.  I takes many forms, mostly related to poverty one way or another.  765 more words

Roger Hollander

Women's Work

Roger’s note: Just came across this quote and thought you might like it.

The labor of women in the house, certainly, enables men to produce more wealth than they otherwise could; and in this way women are economic factors in society.  9 more words

Roger Hollander

The Oscar Pistorius-Ray Rice Moment

PHOTOGRAPH BY CHARLIE SHOEMAKER/GETTY

BY CHARLAYNE HUNTER-GAULT, 12 September 2014, The New Yorker

From the moment that the Oscar Pistorius case began unfolding, with the news, the morning after Valentine’s Day last year, that he had shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, there was the small redeeming hope that it could be a teachable moment. 793 more words

Roger Hollander