Vox Populi

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Abby Zimet: NAACP Members Arrested For Occupying Sessions Office

With Senate confirmation hearings slated to begin next week, resistance to the appalling notion of an Attorney General Jeff Sessions is growing fast, as it should. Tuesday saw a sit-in … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

Abby Zimet: Pussy Grabs Back Nov. 8th

Not okay — Millions of women share grisley stories of sexual assault. Amidst the uproar over the latest bile spewing from the blowhole of the Orange Vulgarian, Canadian writer Kelly … Continue reading

October 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

Abby Zimet: Warren Hinckle, Godfather of Gonzo Journalism, Dies

Warren Hinckle, the progressive, flamboyant, truth-telling, hard-drinking editor and writer who earned the moniker “godfather of gonzo journalism” by publicizing the likes of Noam Chomsky, Eldridge Cleaver, Susan Sontag, Hunter … Continue reading

August 30, 2016 · 1 Comment

Abby Zimet: Men’s Awful Tweets To Women Sportscasters

“One of the Players Should Beat You to Death With Their Hockey Stick Like the Whore You Are.” In an often hateful and misogynistic culture, there’s likely not much worse … Continue reading

May 2, 2016 · 1 Comment