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  • Lesley Gore dies at 68; singer found fame with 'It's My Party'

    Lesley Gore dies at 68; singer found fame with 'It's My Party'
    Lesley Gore rocketed to pop music stardom by singing about a typical 1960s teenage girl's emotional distress over another girl stealing her boyfriend, but Gore may have created her more lasting legacy with a follow-up hit that ushered nascent feminism...
  • Sally Luther: Trailblazer fought discrimination, inspired many

    Sally Luther: Trailblazer fought discrimination, inspired many
    Her last elected office was secretary on the board of Villa Dora Condominiums in Mount Dora, a position she held until her death from leukemia on Feb. 3 at the age of 96. But back in 1951, 33-year-old Sally Luther was the only woman in the Minnesota...
  • Brutal slaying leads to protests over violence against women in Turkey

    Brutal slaying leads to protests over violence against women in Turkey
    The slaying of a young Turkish woman during an alleged attempted rape has prompted angry street protests across Turkey and demands that the government do more to combat violence against women. Police on Friday discovered the charred corpse of Ozgecan...
  • Datebook: The art of Riot Grrrl, L.A. Zine Fest and Friday the 13th

    Datebook: The art of Riot Grrrl, L.A. Zine Fest and Friday the 13th Carolina A. Miranda Los Angeles Times There's a show of all things Riot Grrrl, as well as a series of manipulated New York Times covers going on view in Orange County. Farther...
  • Actor's accomplishments buried

    I had finished reading the Feb. 11 News¬†section of the Tribune, and was nearly finished with the A&E section, when I noticed a very brief article about Angelina Jolie (“Angelina Jolie center to study women in conflict”).¬† Now I recognize...
  • Malloy: Allow Workers To Compare Their Salaries

    HARTFORD — Companies should not be allowed to prevent their workers from talking about their own paychecks, Gov. Dannel Malloy said Thursday. Malloy is asking the legislature pass a bill that would outlaw prohibitions on comparing pay among co-...
  • Barry Goldwater statue unveiled in US Capitol's National Statuary Hall

    Congressional leaders and members of Arizona's delegation unveiled a statue honoring the late Sen. Barry Goldwater in the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. House Speaker John Boehner, Sen. John McCain and members of the Goldwater family were on hand in the...
  • Richards launches feminism club

    Richards launches feminism club
    A new feminism club at Richards High School in Oak Lawn recently held its first awareness activity, holding a campaign that offered others a chance to express support for gender equality, according to a press release from the school. Club members...
  • Jon Stewart's greatest 'Daily Show' interviews

    Jon Stewart's greatest 'Daily Show' interviews
    On "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart can make any celebrity promotional appearance fun with his laid-back shoot-the-bull style. But occasionally, his full intellect is engaged, most generally by interviewing someone from the political sphere. Or an author....
  • Progress for girls and women

    Progress for girls and women
    For the past three years, I have been invited to present on the White House's Black History Month panel co-hosted by the Association for the Study for African American Life and History (ASALH). Founded in 1915 by Carter G. Woodson, ASALH sets both the...
  • Feminists in a digital age pay a steep psychological price

    Feminists in a digital age pay a steep psychological price
    Jessica Valenti is one of the most successful and visible feminists of her generation. As a columnist for the Guardian, her face regularly appears on the site's front page. She has written five books, one of which was adapted into a documentary, since...