Stories by Sarah Seltzer

Sarah Seltzer is a freelance writer based in New York City. Her work has been published at the Nation, the Christian Science Monitor, Jezebel and the Washington Post. Follow her on Twitter at @sarahmseltzer and find her work at sarahmseltzer.com. subscribe to Sarah Seltzer's feed

Posted on: Jul 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

"Job creation" isn't the only answer.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Everyone's talking about work-life balance, but here are some concrete ways we might actually achieve it.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2012, Source: AlterNet

From denying abortion to military rape victims, to aiming for total bans in the states, the GOP's assault continues.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The case of an honors student in Texas shines light on a national problem: teens going to jail for absurd reasons.

Posted on: May 31, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Bombs and fires at women's health clinics are happening where abortion rights are under assault.

Posted on: May 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

From homophobic remarks to awful bills, here's a little roundup of a month of assault from the GOP.

Posted on: May 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

From Jefferson Davis' birthday to Loyalty Day, who knew these holidays were still official?

Posted on: May 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A number of remarkable things happened on May 1. So why is the media so bored with social protest?

Posted on: May 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Yesterday, Occupy recaptured the public's attention with rallies, marches, parties, and yes, arrests all over the country.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Scientists are looking into various medical and psychiatric uses for psychedelics. Could the taboo be ending?

Posted on: Apr 23, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The erotic lit-sensation is nothing new, but a collection of classic archetypes about gender and sex.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Think the anti-choicers in statehouses around the country are coming up with abortion bans all by themselves? Think again.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A new guide reminds us that even when we don't mean to, we can judge and describe female candidates differently.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The right-wing exploits tendencies toward victim-blaming to advance its worldview. But are Americans wising up?

Posted on: Mar 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The story's visceral feeling of rage and distrust is a perfect counterpart to a revolutionary spring.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Rush may look like a buffoon in the PR war, and women may be fighting back, but the war on women continues, and we're losing rights by the minute.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Ammonia-treated meat "product." Served at a school near you?

Posted on: Feb 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

From Rush Limbaugh to the Pope, it's been one of the worst months ever for verbalized sexism.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Right-wingers are using sexual assault at Occupy to justify smears and attacks. Here are the facts.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

What is with our obsession with servants? And are these shows letting us off the hook?

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