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Op Ed

Persephone Magazine’s Top 12 Op-Ed Posts of 2011

Back again with what might be my favorite top list of the week, the top Op-Ed posts from 2011. When we started the Persephone Adventure®, we wanted to create a space where a diverse group of women could come together to share what they know, in a community where both commonalities and differences are embraced. […]

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Life

Ask STFU Jezzies – New and Improved Edition

Now with less Jezzies and more STFU! So you may have heard that I am no longer doing STFU Jezzies.  I will still be doing Ask STFU Jezzies to fulfill my desire to tell other people what to do with their lives, but I will be changing the name. (Creative suggestions welcome!)  So I’m here […]

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Op Ed

Fake Beverages, Entitlement, and Society’s Downfall: A Rant

Starbucks is ruining society. As a former barista, with six or more years of experience spread among a number of independent coffee houses, I could write a full rant on what Starbucks has done to coffee, but I won’t, this rant will instead focus on what Starbucks has done to us.