Blog & Features RSS

My Subversive Barbie

| March 9, 2007

Black Enough? Obama’s Dilemma and Mine

| March 8, 2007

Tags: Politics
The Thinking Woman’s Theatre

The Thinking Woman’s Theatre

| March 6, 2007

The Thinking Woman’s Theatre

March 6, 2007

Family Backs Army Medic Facing Desertion Charges This Week

| March 5, 2007

Feminist Bloggergate—a Cautionary Tale

| March 1, 2007

Murphy’s “Norbit”—Just a Good Laugh?

| February 27, 2007

“I’m Down With That”

| February 26, 2007

“I’m down with that.” According to prosecutors, this was Pfc. Jesse V. Spielman’s response when hearing of a plan to rape 14 year-old Abeer Qassim Hamza al-Janabi. Spielman is undergoing court martial on various charges involving her rape and murder and the murder of her mother Fikhriya, father Qassim, and little sister Hadeel. More »

100-Year Sentence for Second Soldier Convicted of Rape and Murder

| February 23, 2007

Sgt. Paul Cortez, the second soldier to plead guilty to the rape and murder of Abeer Qassim Hamza al-Janabi, as well as the murder of her parents and sister, was sentenced on Thursday, February 22, to 100 years in prison and a dishonorable discharge. Under the terms of a plea agreement made before the court martial took place, Cortez avoided life imprisonment without possibility of parole in sentencing handed down by the judge, Colonel Stephen Henley. More »

Media Ownership: Impact on Minority Ownership and Localism

February 22, 2007