On the Twelfth Day of Trump We Got Gorsuch

On the Twelfth Day of Trump We Got Gorsuch

Last night, Donald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch, his nominee for the Supreme Court in prime time, with all the flair of a reality show impresario. And this time, as Dahlia Lithwick notes – it wasn’t a mere distraction: The atrocity you witnessed Tuesday...
Trayvon Will Not Be Forgotten

Trayvon Will Not Be Forgotten

I am heartsick over the verdict in the Trayvon Martin case. Perhaps that is proof that despite my advanced age, I am still idealistic enough to believe that our political systems can still work, that with enough work and will, we can actually realize a country that...
Lean In, Chin Up and Tune Out

Lean In, Chin Up and Tune Out

MOMocrats is proud to be a part of the Lean In blog carnival at MomsRising.org, which will be featured on tomorrow’s MOMocrats MOMochat podcast. I’ve been thinking a lot about women and our place in society the last couple of weeks. This is appropriate, as it is...