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  • 'Feminism Unfinished' looks at movement's diversity

     'Feminism Unfinished' looks at movement's diversity
    It's not Beyonce in front of blazing lights, but "Feminism Unfinished" (Liveright Publishing) should grab our attention. The new book, subtitled "A Short, Surprising History of American Women's Movements," is co-authored by three academics —...
  • TV Golden Globes exalt cable, online comedy over broadcast sitcom

    Newly minted comedy on cabletelevision and online streaming platforms beat the broadcaststalwarts to win favor with the Hollywood Foreign PressAssociation for its Golden Globe nominations on Thursday. Premium cable network HBO's raunchy femalecoming-of-...
  • Race relations arguably worse in 'Age of Obama'

    WASHINGTON When President Barack Obama was elected the nation's first black president in 2008, it suggested a move toward a post-racial America, the kind of society that Martin Luther King Jr. envisioned in his "I Have a Dream" speech nearly a half-...
  • Out of the Blue: A world view of our past and future

    I recently returned from an exotic trip to three continents. I am ridiculously privileged, not only to travel but also to be able to return to a place as near-perfect as Laguna in autumn. My good fortune is never lost on me, and it helps me appreciate...
  • Dec. 11 Letters: Hampton City Schools, Gloucester transgender student case

    The right path The litmus test for Hampton city school to hire a new superintendent should not be that the candidate supports charter schools but that they have a proven record for successfully turning failing schools around and adequately preparing...
  • Democrats divided: How did they lose the white middle class?

    HOLLYWOOD, Fla. The Democratic Party is a mess. One group of party leaders sees 2014 as simply a bad year, requiring just some tweaks. Others regard 2014 as a disaster and want an overhaul, and fast. Leading the tear-it-up side are liberals, the party's...
  • Voters may weigh in on voting change

    The decision whether to keep the city’s at-large voting system or split the community into districts could be up to local voters next spring as the Glendale City Council is leaning toward placing the question on a ballot. The council on Tuesday...
  • New ACLU Director Highlights Police Militarization, Right-To-Die As Priorities

    The American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut announced a new executive director Wednesday, selecting Stephen Glassman, a longtime human rights advocate who previously worked for other states' ACLU branches, for the leadership role. Glassman, who...
  • Tolerance, understanding

    Adolescence can be confusing, awkward and difficult. It's a period of transition for young people, a time when physical transformation ushers them toward adulthood. For Gavin Grimm, a sophomore at Gloucester High School, the time is somewhat more...
  • In Theory: Should sex-ed in schools tell the whole story?

    The documentary “deepsouth” chronicles four people in the American South and how they are trying to find a solution to the region’s HIV epidemic. In the film, there is a scene where a health teacher in Mississippi uses candies in cups to...
  • Wilton Manors a perfect 100 in best gay cities ranking

    Wilton Manors a perfect 100 in best gay cities ranking
    South Florida cities fight to rank high on lists of best places to retire or raise a family. Now some are successfully vying for a new bragging right: top scores on an annual ranking of municipalities most welcoming to gay and lesbian residents....