Taking the Golden Globes..

Among the 8 advocates&activists for gender justice who accompanied 8 #Timesup actresses to the Golden Globes last night was Ai-jen Poo, defender of domestic workers, and author of The Age of Dignity. Advertisements

Generosity is no substitute for justice

Before I became the Book Doula, I spent about a decade working as a fundraiser– a Development Director– for nonprofits, with my final four years spent raising money for a foundation that grappled with, and attempted to solve, the dysfunctional dynamics in philanthropy. Taped at the top of my screen was the quote from Dr. […]

Remember, Remember

“I thought we could mark this November the 5th, a day that is sadly no longer remembered, by taking some time out of our daily lives to sit down and have a little chat. There are of course those who do not want us to speak. I suspect even now, orders are being shouted into […]