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Stories by Rebecca Hyman
Rebecca Hyman is a writer and professor living in Portland.
Sarah Palin and the Wrong Way to Battle Sexism
Posted on: Sep 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet
Palin's VP run reveals more dimensions to sexism in America. And merely weeding out a few bad apples like Chris Matthews won't solve the problem.
America's Frightening Alzheimer's Epidemic
Posted on: May 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet
By 2030, one in four adults over 65 will have Alzheimer's. This unforgiving brain damage can cripple patients, families and the economy.
Posted on: Apr 13, 2005, Source: Clamor
Some advocacy and human rights groups have issued a thinly veiled ultimatum to queer activists: If you want to fight for gay rights, you have to act straight.
Full Frontal Offense
Posted on: Jan 10, 2005, Source: Bitch Magazine
A T-shirt proclaiming 'I had an abortion' puts the battle for choice front and center – and stirs up controversy on both sides of the issue.
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