Trump Fires Acting Attorney General Sally Yates

By |January 30th, 2017|

Trump fires Acting Attorney General Sally Yates. “At present, I am not convinced that the defense of the executive order is consistent with these responsibilities, nor am I convinced that the executive order is lawful.” - Former Acting Attorney General Ms. Yates [New York Times] IT'S BEGINNING to feel a lot like the [...]

There Goes the Lid *Updated*

By |January 28th, 2017|

There goes the lid. A spokeswoman for the Department of Homeland Security told Reuters on Saturday morning that the President’s executive order will, in fact, stop green card holders from seven countries from returning to the United States if they travel abroad. “It will bar green card holders,” the spokeswoman said. [ProPublica] THE [...]

COVER REVEAL: Beltway Betrayers, Book 2 of The Beltway Series

By |January 28th, 2017|

Only for people who see women as equal in all things. **COMING IN MAY** THERE'S a secret. A woman is heard whimpering in a parking garage. A dark side to the powerfully rich is exposed. And Alex Gantry is at the center of it all. After several frightening events that shook Alex’s world, [...]

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State Department Mass Resignations – Mexico’s Nieto Cancels

By |January 26th, 2017|

State Department Mass Resignations - Mexico's Nieto Cancels “It’s the single biggest simultaneous departure of institutional memory that anyone can remember, and that’s incredibly difficult to replicate,” said David Wade, who served as State Department chief of staff under Secretary of State John Kerry. “Department expertise in security, management, administrative and consular positions [...]

Mary Tyler Moore Made Modern Women Exhale

By |January 25th, 2017|

Thanks, Mary Tyler Moore photo via Biography.com IT IS very difficult to convey, as we grapple with the 21st Century Trump era, how important Mary Tyler Moore was to modern women. But what Mary Tyler Moore meant to me, personally, is something that is embedded in who I am today. From my memoir, [...]

Our Minority President is an Insecure Whiner

By |January 25th, 2017|

Our Minority President is an Insecure Whiner. art: Paul Szep, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist President Donald Trump called on Wednesday for "a major investigation" into voter fraud, following through with baseless claims he has made since November's election alleging millions of illegal votes during the general election without citing any evidence. [CNN] OUR MINORITY [...]

Oscar Snubs Women Directors Yet Again

By |January 24th, 2017|

Oscar Snubs Women Directors Yet Again La La Land leads with 14 noms, tying the record previously set by All About Eve in 1950 and Titanic in 1997. [Hollywood Reporter] NO WOMEN are nominated for best director. Again. The fact that a woman hasn't been nominated for the best director Oscar in seven [...]

White House Press Secretary Demands Americans Un-see Crowds

By |January 22nd, 2017|

White House Press Secretary Demands Americans Un-see Crowdsphoto: Women's March Hits Antarctica (via Twitter) "This was the largest audience to ever witness an inauguration, period." - Sean Spicer #SpicerFacts THE KREMLIN ON THE POTOMAC has solidified their image in the very first act by White House press secretary Sean Spicer. It's our lying [...]

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Acts to Protect Women’s Health Coverage

By |January 21st, 2017|

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Acts to Protect Women's Health Coveragephoto: Governor Cuomo on flickr THERE ARE now Democrats stepping up and sounding off. Several of whom, I believe, are looking to set themselves apart as leaders. Considering where Democrats find themselves today, it's welcome. If you saw Senator Elizabeth Warren take on Ms. DeVos, [...]

First Lady Melania Trump Slays Debut

By |January 21st, 2017|

First Lady Melania Trump wearing Ralph Lauren.photo: White House Instagram OUR NEW First Lady Melania Trump borrowed a page out of Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy's playbook for the swearing-in ceremony. Nothing says glamour like stiletto heels and long gloves, especially when they're the same sky-blue as your ensemble. Wearing Ralph Lauren, Melania Trump was [...]