Tanya Fields, Melissa Harris-Perry and the Single Mom Moment Heard ‘Round the Sister Circle.

People focus on the parts of single motherhood narratives that make them feel comfortable/superior while discarding single mothers' dynamism — stacia l. brown (@slb79) November 8, 2013 On Friday, The New School hosted an historic conversation between black feminist academics bell hooks and Melissa Harris-Perry. A public meeting long anticipated, the talk yielded high online […]

Making Sense of the Senseless: Gathered Reflections on Sandy Hook.

Even after a weekend of attempting to process the Sandy Hook tragedy, it’s still been fairly difficult to parse much of what’s happened. Fortunately, many writers and thinkers have worked tirelessly at attempting to do just that since Friday. We thought it might be a good idea to gather some of the best work we’ve […]