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  • Cowardly cavalry: Their Take

    Cowardly cavalry Recently, two girls, ages 14 and 15, were gang-raped in the poverty-stricken Uttar Pradesh state of India. They were later found dead, hanging from the branches of a mango tree. In Pakistan late last month, family members of a...
  • Boycott Cripples Biz at Beverly Hills Hotel

    More than six weeks after a wave of Hollywood groups and showbiz figures launched a boycott of the Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air, business at the fabled Hollywood-centric properties is off dramatically. The Beverly Hills Hotel even acknowledges...
  • Want to help protect women worldwide? Apparently, Congress doesn't.

    Recently, two girls, aged 14 and 15, were gang-raped in the poverty-stricken Uttar Pradesh state of India. They were later found dead, hanging from the branches of a mango tree. In Pakistan late last month, family members of a pregnant woman beat her to...
  • Q&A: 'Ray Donovan' Exec Producer Ann Biderman and 'Masters of Sex' EP Michelle Ashford

    They both just happen to have landed shows at Showtime, but as it turns out, Ann Biderman, the executive producer of "Ray Donovan," and Michelle Ashford, the executive producer of "Masters of Sex," are friends as well -- having heard of each other for...
  • Chrysalis Butterfly Ball Raises $1.4 Million-Plus to Help Homeless in L.A.

    Before it even began, the Chrysalis Butterfly Ball had already broken an all-time record, raising over $1.4 million to support the org's mission of assisting those plagued by poverty and homelessness and helping them gain employment. The 13th annual...
  • 'Chef' is a sexist movie -- and that's a good thing

    'Chef' is a sexist movie -- and that's a good thing
    I wasn't sure I was going to like the movie "Chef" until the protagonist-chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau, also the writer and director) walked early on into his boss' upscale L.A. restaurant with an enormous dressed hog, threw it on a kitchen counter and...
  • Misogyny and the co-opting of the Isla Vista tragedy

     Misogyny and the co-opting of the Isla Vista tragedy
    Since Elliot Rodger's deadly rampage in Isla Vista, we've heard the usual discussions. We've heard rants about spoiled rich kids (Rodger drove a BMW) and the alienating affects of video games (he was a "World of Warcraft" aficionado). We've heard about...
  • Ex-WGA President Patric Verrone Outpaced in State Senate Race

    Patric Verrone's three-month campaign for a California State Senate seat has come to an end after gaining meager support among voters in West Los Angeles, West Hollywood and Santa Monica. With 18% of ballots counted in Tuesday's primary, the TV writer...
  • It's never too late to OK the ERA

    It's never too late to OK the ERA
    In December 1972, the Tribune urged the General Assembly to ratify the proposed federal Equal Rights Amendment with an editorial headlined, "Give the ladies what they want." The wording was a play on the unofficial founding motto of Marshall Field & Co....
  • The right side of history [Commentary]

    The right side of history [Commentary]
    When you read about this nation's past, it is quite obvious what the phrase "right side of history" means. We know, for example, that abolitionists, women's rights organizers and civil rights activists were on the right side of history. And quite often we...
  • When Women Have No Rights

    The Nigerian schoolgirls will never receive the global hero status of Malala. There are too many of them. They are nameless and faceless, with at least 270 missing, not counting the 50 lucky ones who escaped their militant Islamist captors. But they are...