Sure this is a long shot, but the effort is worth supporting no matter what. A sound progressive Democrat, a woman who actually supports women, running against the odds in Texas: supporting Wendy Davis, regardless of whether you live in Texas, sends a positive message to politicians all around the country.
[This just in from Wendy Davis. If you want to make your donation count in more ways than one, act now] Heidi Li — There’s no time left to waste. The vote on the Texas leadership’s anti-women bill could come at any minute — and we’re just 79 contributors away from reaching 10,000 strong. Help us reach […]
The new American Civil War is over justice for women. It does not quite break along the Mason-Dixon line – check out “TRAP” laws in various states here – but some Southern states have retained a real talent for engaging in subordination and oppression with a flair for the symbolic flourish. As Americans prepare to […]
All eyes are on Texas today, but the drama at the end of the first special session of the 83rd state legislature is not likely to repeat itself — at least not yet. While Gov. Rick Perry has brought back the 150 members of the House and the 31 members of the Senate to deal […]