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Editor, WIMN's Voices

Media critic. Public speaker. Anti-racist feminist. Founder/ED, Women In Media &News. Author, Reality Bites Back www.realitybitesback... Comedy nerd

The 10 Plagues Of Election Season

The 10 Plagues Of Election Season — by Jennifer L. Pozner All presidential campaign years raise tensions, but election 2016 has been especially divisive. The Republican and Democratic parties' nominating battles have unfolded in such a painful and interminable way that I can almost imagine how exhausted my ancestors felt, wandering through the desert for 40 years.

Rosie the Riveter

Rosie the Riveter — "Boy, I'm going to miss attacking her," quipped MSNBC's Tucker Carlson after Rosie O'Donnell announced that she will leave The View in June over a contract dispute with ABC. Carlson isn't the only journalist who will miss the woman who served as conservative cable news hosts' favorite punching bag for the past year.

Ms. Foundation Laughs To The Revolution

Ms. Foundation Laughs To The Revolution — by Jennifer L. Pozner "At my age, most people are dead!" 81-year-old feminist icon and one-night-only stand-up comedian Gloria Steinem deadpanned on Tuesday, as she opened " ," the 20 and Funny Ms. Foundation For Women 's 20 th feminist comedy night at Carolines on Broadway in New York City.

The Anorexic Anatomy Of 'America's Next Top Model'

The Anorexic Anatomy Of 'America's Next Top Model' — To celebrate last week's series finale of 'America's Next Top Model,' star, judge, and Executive Producer Tyra Banks, sat down with to laud the show's supposedly groundbreaking body positivity, and to paint herself as some sort of fairy godmother of self esteem for young girls of all shapes, sizes, and hues.

Tyra, Tell Us Again How Top Model Empowered Girls?

Tyra, Tell Us Again How Top Model Empowered Girls? — "Wait, was that still on?" If you're like most TV viewers, that was probably your response to America's Next Top Model's series finale last week after 22 seasons and 12 years. Yet even though the show's ratings had long since plummeted-kept on life support by cheap production costs and lucrative product placement revenue-entertainment writers were beside themselves.

My TLC podcast canceled-apparently, I make Sarah Palin “political.” — Earlier today, I announced that I was invited to be a guest on TLC's podcast about Sarah Palin's Alaska, the new reality show starring and executive produced by the former Governor, GOP VP nominee, and potential future POTUS candidate.

‘America’s Next Top Model’ Wraps After 22 Seasons of Bigotry

‘America’s Next Top Model’ Wraps After 22 Seasons of Bigotry — America's Next Top Model wrapped its finale Friday after 12 years and 22 seasons (or "cycles," as the series preferred), and Entertainment Weekly wants us to "pay our respects" to a show that gave us some of the "most iconic" moments in reality TV history.

Media Ignore Anti-Abortion Terrorists: WIMN op-ed in Newsday — Pop quiz: 1. What's the name of the suicide bomber who tried to blow up a building on the fifth anniversary of 9/11? 2. What was the building that he intentionally set on fire? and, 3. Why have you not heard of this before now? Answers in my op-ed today in Newsday , Sunday, Oct.

How To Handle The Holidays Like A Boss

How To Handle The Holidays Like A Boss — They seem to start airing earlier every year: saccharine tearjerker commercials selling diamonds or tissues or cars, all wrapped in shiny red bows and normative family cheer. When Best Buy hawks Christmas jingles well before Halloween, it's clear there's no rest for the grinchy. Media can be extremely difficult to consume during the winter holiday season.

Everything Wrong With The Daily Caller's "Syria-sly Hot" Listicle

Everything Wrong With The Daily Caller's "Syria-sly Hot" Listicle — It takes a certain kind of disgusting for a news editor to look at millions of people suffering through one of the world's worst humanitarian crises and think, "Hey, that'd make a great cheesecake listicle!"
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May 05, 2016

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May 04, 2016

Oh, yeah, it was the women on the Council who were "emotional." Because slurs & rape+death threats are so rational.…

May 04, 2016

@addiestan Thanks, Addie! And any time you want to get coffee and talk about that book idea, I'm ready... #burnitalltotheground

May 04, 2016

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May 04, 2016

#insomniactivist post- #Hillman2016, so: pitched @politico; emailed to @ESTBLSHMNT about in-progress piece; now watching #GoodWife. And you?

May 04, 2016

In addtn to being a stellar editor and a pleasure to work with... @NikkiGloudeman also seems to share my insomnia. #feministsleepplague

May 03, 2016

#Hillman2016 dinner, helping rtraister1 celebrate her well-deserved commentary prize. W @JamilSmith

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