Stories by Cara

Cara is a 22 year old feminist and liberal with a BA in English, Text and Writing. She works as the volunteer Fundraising Intern at her local Planned Parenthood affiliate. She lives in Upstate NY with her Australian husband and their bratty cat. subscribe to Cara's feed

Posted on: Jan 5, 2010, Source: Feministe

Amanda Simpson may be the first openly transgender person to receive a presidential appointment.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2009, Source: Feministe

While New York is now ahead of many states, it's also really behind many others.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2009, Source: Feministe

They thought that she was too poor to be telling the truth about her income.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2008, Source: Feministe

Reframing a woman's choice to not report her rape as empowering to her.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2008, Source: Feministe

"It shows that when it comes to rape cover up, KBR knows what the hell it's doing, and knows that no one will even bother trying to stop them."

Posted on: Jun 22, 2008, Source: Feministe

Rape officially recognized as weapon.

Posted on: May 29, 2008, Source: Feministe

NY moves one step closer to legalizing same sex marriage.

Posted on: May 28, 2008, Source: Feministe

A new report reveals the rape of minors by peace keepers in post-conflict zones.

Posted on: May 23, 2008, Source: Feministe

Medical neglect is killing undocumented workers in government custody.

Posted on: May 22, 2008, Source: Feministe

Bad publicity and an improved patient condition forced the hospital to reverse their decision.

Posted on: May 19, 2008, Source: Feministe

An immigrant women from Honduras - with legal documentation - faces deportation because her insurance does not cover long-term care.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2007, Source: Feministe

Cara: Claiming that one's full history of gender statuses is important to an election is ridiculous.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Cara: This news item made my stomach turn.