An Evening with Lilly Ledbetter

The other night, I was able to attend a lecture by Lilly Ledbetter, the activist who sued her former employer, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., after she discovered that her male counterparts were making more money than she did for doing the same exact job. I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it ever since.  Read More An Evening with Lilly Ledbetter

Retro Recap: The West Wing 5.17 “The Supremes”

After the election, I sent Stephens to learn about some of the men and women who may be considered if the two projected seats open up on the Supreme Court during Obama’s second term. In honor of her posts, one ran yesterday, one will run tomorrow, I thought we might revisit an old friend, The West Wing, and how they handled a similar decision. This recap is, as you might expect, filled with spoilers.  Read More Retro Recap: The West Wing 5.17 “The Supremes”