Rosemary Rocco has been citizen and political activist for more than 40 years with a singular focus on gaining equity in all aspects of life and is an avowed feminist. The bulk of her writing experience is connected with public policy papers, legislative proposal, commentary and opinion pieces related to advancing women’s rights and ending sexual violence. In addition to journaling and composing frequent submissions of letter to the editor, she started blogging in 2011 and is resolved to spend much more time noticing and writing about women in Minnesota in 2012. She lives in Minnesota, runs two small businesses and continues her citizen and political activism for women’s equal representation at all the tables.
One of two Minnesota women who won seats at a special election last week, Susan Allen becomes the first openly lesbian Native American to be elected to a state legislature. More »