Tag Archives: activism

15 Days to Election Day

I’m attempting to post a brief meditation on the daily quote from my Election Day advent calendar. Today brings us: Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet depreciate agitation are men who want crops without plowing up the ground, … Continue reading

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A Little Inspiration

Last Sunday night, I was feeling pretty low, given the war on women. I didn’t get around to the Times until after 9 pm, when I read Frank Bruni’s editorial, The AIDS Warriors’ Legacy. It gave me hope, and made … Continue reading

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My Friend The Suffragette

In 1991, during college, I got involved with the Upper Valley League of Women Voters. On an absolutely gorgeous fall Saturday, we were gathering signatures on a petition that had something to do with abortion rights. I’m fairly certain it … Continue reading

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