Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

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Jackson and me, Mother’s Day, 2012. This weekend is Mother’s Day, and while for me it’s a happy day I enjoy, I keep in my thoughts all the women for whom this day can be challenging to get through. I’m also thinking about the brand new moms out there — the ones who will be… Read More

After this morning’s column, how about something a little more cheerful and heartwarming, huh? Today I received emails from two of the teachers who participated in our annual holiday book drive late last month. This week they passed along the books to their students, and I thought you’d enjoy reading what the teachers had to… Read More

Update: All the books have now been purchased and the registries are 100% fulfilled! Thank you so much for your generosity, everyone! Update #3: As of 5:30 AM, Wednesday, all by 12 books have been purchased from the teachers’ registries. Please check Alison’s and Ogo’s registries and help reach our goal of every book being… Read More

We Did It!

The largest protest in US history! Sister marches all over the world, on all seven continents! This is only the beginning. We will not be silenced. I went to the New York march, where an estimated 400,000 people came out. There were so many of us that the march route couldn’t contain us and we… Read More

This forum topic has already acted as a sort of open thread to discuss the election, but since today is the day we Americans are actually voting and many of us are on pins and needles and unable to think about much else, I thought I’d move the discussion to the front page so that… Read More