Feminist Booster Club: Help a Native Filmmaker Finish Her Doc on LaDonna Harris!

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Here at Ms. we’re constantly awestruck by the many women auteurs out there making feminist film, art and music, or launching projects to change the world–and doing it all on a shoestring, relying on the generosity of donors. So we’re going to spotlight deserving works-in-progress that you can contribute to. Let’s see what we can […]

We Heart: EMILY’s List Grizzlies

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EMILY’s List, whose goal it is to get progressive women elected, posted a hilarious video today on YouTube in reaction to Sarah Palin’s “Mama Grizzlies” video (in which Palin compares her supporters to grizzlies whose cubs are threatened, then moments later exhorts them to act like a herd of “pink elephants” and “stampede” Washington). The […]

Lesbian Nun Is Too Much for Small-Town America

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Earlier this month in American Profile (a weekly magazine distributed through small-town newspapers which claims to be for “people who aren’t afraid to shed a tear when the flag passes”), a reader wrote in inquiring about Debbie Reynolds and the real “Singing Nun.” Q:  In 1966 Debbie Reynolds starred in the movie The Singing Nun. […]