So smart. So important.
I gave a speech about anger, activism and reproductive rights at Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast in Texas. (& here’s a link to the protest sign I mention.)
Storyboard for Paul Ryan’s new Old Spice commercial.
SYG = “Stand Your Ground” laws and/or defense
Striking image from this new report from FRONTLINE’s Sarah Childress. Read it: Is There Racial Bias in “Stand Your Ground” Laws? | Criminal Justice | FRONTLINE | PBS
Athlete Aimee Mullins
“Born without fibulae in both legs, Aimee’s medical prognosis was discouraging; she was told she would never walk, and would likely spend the rest of her life using a wheelchair. In an attempt for an outside chance at independent mobility, doctors amputated both her legs below the knee on her first birthday. The decision paid off. By age two, she had learned to walk on prosthetic legs, and spent her childhood doing the usual athletic activities of her peers: swimming, biking, softball, soccer, and skiing, always alongside “able-bodies” kids.”
Fans of the bestselling book The Purity Myth, rejoice. The film version is now available for your viewing pleasure on DVD, and, from the looks of the trailer, its per-minute truth bomb concentration is unprecedented.