Category: Feminism

A Feminist Life

On occasion I am beyond flattered by circumstances, Most recently it was being recognized at the Wichita NOW Chapter’s Annual Colleen Kelly Johnston’s “She Makes a Difference” Dinner, along with Julie Burkhart and Marge Zakoura Vaughn. More about the event later, but first I want to clear up something often misunderstood. NOW is an acronym … Continue reading A Feminist Life

Feminist Life

Ten years ago a friend had a startling reaction to my casual reference to “we feminists.” “I’m not a feminist,” my 20-something friend responded indignantly, much to my surprise.  I knew her to be someone who thought clearly about women’s issues. A few questions from me followed.    “Do you believe in equal pay for equal … Continue reading Feminist Life