Gloria Steinem Speaks Out on Gender Identity

By: Wednesday October 2, 2013 8:00 pm

Anti-transgender feminists (a minority all too frequently given airtime in publications that should know better, like Counterpunch) have sometimes turned to an old quote by pioneering feminist Gloria Steinem to justify their refusal to accept trans-women’s identities as valid. Today in the Advocate, Steinem refuted those claims


141 Advertisers Rush Away from Limbaugh

By: Tuesday March 13, 2012 7:40 am

As of Monday, 141 advertisers had evacuated the Rush Limbaugh show, and The Wrap reports that Limbaught’s synidcator, Premier Network, owned by Clear Channel, had withdrawn all national advertising slots for two weeks.

Late Night FDL: “Playboy Club,” Buhbye!

By: Tuesday October 4, 2011 8:00 pm

NBC has cancelled The Playboy Club, the sexy melodrama–set in mid-1960s Chicago and centering around the flagship key club–which was one of the most subversive series on network television.

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