Stories by Linda Hirshman

Linda R. Hirshman retired as the Allen/Berenson Distinguished Visiting Professor at Brandeis University. She is at work on a book about marriage after feminism. With almost no effort, she landed spot No. 77 on Bernard Goldberg’s "100 People Who Are Screwing Up America." subscribe to Linda Hirshman's feed

Posted on: Dec 19, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Satire: Why Obama invited the pastor who compared gay marriage to pedophilia and incest and led the fight for Prop 8 in CA to his inauguration.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2008, Source:

Palin is a lot like a '90s "Rules Girl." She follows a playbook that men respond to -- one that gives women indigestion.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2008, Source: The Nation

Tim Russert was a powerful man who mostly did harm in every way we can think of.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2008, Source: Taylor

I thought the blogs were established in part to offset the tendency of the MSM to cut its coverage to suit its preexisting predilections.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Maureen Dowd's ideal female candidate would have an easier time than the real female candidate running, because her candidate is not a real person.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Linda Hirshman: First there was Russert's hysterical performance at the last debate, now this.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2005, Source: The American Prospect

More and more women are leaving the workforce to stay home and raise kids. Has feminism failed?