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Gloria Steinem Being Interviewed at Age 75

Gloria Steinem, at age 75, interviewed at Smith College:

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Michael Drayton’s Sonnet 14: Prometheus Contrasted with a Hottie

Below is a sonnet that appears to be one of the earliest references to Prometheus in an English language poem. In The Oxford Guide to Classical Mythology in the Arts, 1300-1990s—which is a pretty encyclopedic reference—the poem is the first … Continue reading

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What’s the Percentage of Republican Senators and Congress Persons Who Are Women? Just 10%

So says Politico today: Women make up almost 51 percent of the U.S. population but less than 10 percent of the House and Senate GOP — a gender disconnect that could make the Republicans’ climb back to power even steeper … Continue reading

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