ORIGINAL THINKING ON 21st CENTURY WOMEN
21st Century Women take the best from feminism and leave the worst—victim mentality—behind. Thank you, feminism, for the vote, the pill, and other cool stuff. Now 21st Century Women, it’s time to recognize just how far we’ve come, to build on what we’ve already achieved, and to blaze forward. The choices are myriad—opportunities all around us just waiting to be seized. Who wouldn’t want to be us?
September 22, 2016
Charlotte police chief Kerr Putney has so far declined to ‘release’ video of an officer shooting and killing Keith Lamont Scott. He plans to show it to Scott’s family, an action he calls ‘disclosing,’ which he distinguishes from ‘releasing’ to the masses. The media is apoplectic. How dare he withhold the evidence? Like it matters. Like MORE>
September 24, 2016
Chagrin: distress or embarrassment at having failed or been humiliated. I was chagrined to learn recently that I—apparently—have been contributing to some of the contention in my marriage. I know you’re shocked to hear that but no more shocked than I was. For 14 years, I’ve been making the classic wife mistake of trying to change MORE>
September 25, 2016
I can’t remember where exactly, but the other day I heard someone say that family are the people you have to go to when you don’t have anyone else and the people that have to let you in. Nice. Family are also the people that drive you crazy whom you can’t get away from—because they’re family—and MORE>