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Dumbest thing I’ve read this week

The state owes prostitutes and their families (I am thinking specifically of their children) an immediate escape from prostitution in terms of social services, housing, jobs and physical protection, and absolutely ferocious, aggressive prosecution of those who hurt them. It … Continue reading

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On being a Mommy

I’ve never understood why some parents expect people to not be annoyed when their children have tantrums in the store or otherwise misbehave in public.  Apparently, we are supposed to assume all misbehaving children aren’t neuro-typical.  I’m sure some aren’t.  … Continue reading

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Teachers vs Parents

par·ent    (pâr’?nt, p?r’-) noun. 1.      One who begets, gives birth to, or nurtures and raises a child; a father or mother. 2.      An ancestor; a progenitor. 3.      An organism that produces or generates offspring. 4.      A guardian; a protector. 5.      … Continue reading

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Self-righteous Mommy squad

http://www.feministe.us/blog/archives/2010/07/27/shorter-cuter-more-honest-people/ Okay, let’s start. you do not have a right to child free spaces. Okay.  You are right.  I’ll cop to that.  I don’t. You don’t have the right to demand I modify my behavior because of the presence of … Continue reading

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