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Survival and More: Mary Jo Buttafuoco

By Chris Lombardi
For many of us, the name Mary Jo Buttafuoco brings on a swirl of uncertain memories, a tangle of tabloid headlines from the 1990s and a jumble of questions we’d half-forgotten. This summer that swirl can cease with her book Getting It Through My Thick Skull: Why I Stayed, What I Learned and What Millions of People Involved with Sociopaths…
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Extra! All-Gillibrand Newsmix

By Womens Voices for Change
WVFC is still buzzing about the choice of 42-year-old Kirsten Gillibrand to be the next Senator from New York. To accompany our interview of her, above, here are some links of commentary by others, as well as  the transcript of her remarks and those by New York Governor David Paterson. Time Magazine’s profile notes that “Rep. Kristen [sic] Gillibrand is…
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Arts & Culture · Books

Tribute to Nuala O’Faolain
New York Memorial Set for June 24

By Womens Voices for Change
Editor’s NoteOn May 9, around midnight in a small hospice in Dublin, writer Nuala O’Faolain died after an implausibly, ridiculously, brutally brief illness. The worlds of literature, politics and feminism shook, and a traffic of laments and tributes are gathering still, in newspapers and on radio. Many of us who somehow got enough right in our lives to become friends…
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