Kathleen Geier is a Chicagoan, unreconstructed lefty, snarky feminist, classic movie aficionada, born-again punk rocker, and gay (in the old timey sense) divorcée. She weekend blogs for The Washington Monthly. Twitter: https://twitter.com/Kathy__Gee
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Saturday, March 08, 2014
Why We Need International Women’s Day
Today is International Women’s Day.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
Shocker Stat of the Day: Life Expectancy Decreases by 4 Years Among Poor White People in the US
Yesterday, the New York Times reported on an alarming new study: researchers have documented that the least educated white Americans are experiencing sharp declines in life expectancy. Between 1990 and 2008, white women without a high school diploma lost a full five years of their lives, while their male counterparts lost three years.