International Women's Issues

Revolutionary Notes

Many around the globe are wondering what is going on in the Middle East. There is a plethora of information, coming in from all sides, and there’s little way to make heads or tails of it. Who is Mubarak? Is Yemen involved? What’s the Jasmine Revolution? Well, fear not gentle reader, as I will guide […]


Luci’s Guide to Holiday Small Talk

A few years ago on Christmas, my notoriously tactless and tasteless uncle spent the entire day making jokes about PTSD and shooting people to my sister’s then-boyfriend (now husband) who had served for a year in Afghanistan.  Fortunately for all involved, my brother-in-law isn’t one to get too worked up about social gaffes, but the […]