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So many reasons to love Detroit

Our Midwest fundraising/outreach tour is off to a fabulous start... This post is gonna be in the form of a conversation with the amazing Jess Hauser, who organized one incredible dance party/fundraiser last night at the... Read more »

Come talk about the action

Please join these participatory discussions about how—and whether—feminism can become a transformative, justice-centered movement for social change. How can we drive attention to the power, privilege, and marginalization that continue to play out in feminist communities, and how can those of us... Read more »

Bitch in the Windy City

Everything's coming together. Here's what's happening in Chicago. Please spread the word... Read more »

A Bitchin' Mother's Day: Minneapolis people, please join me!

Another update on my upcoming trip... Ok, folks – here's my heart on the line: I organized my entire trip around Mother's Day so that I could combine the organization I love plus my mom and grandma, who – as much as they support and love me – really don't "get" what my work is all about. So... Read more »

Bitch in Milwaukee: Bitchcraft

I'm posting updates to my Midwestern trip as they're finalized. Here's what's happening in Milwaukee. More on other cities to come soon!   ... If you live in Milwaukee, please come out for these events – and spread the word! Bitchcraft, a weekend of music, arts, crafts, and words will take place... Read more »

Report back: Tim Wise Speak Out (special guest dispatch)

Special guest report from friend of Bitch Kyla Wagener... I have yet to read Tim Wise's White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son (Soft Skull Press) or Affirmative Action: Racial Preference in Black and White (Routledge), but have heard tons of praise for his work. So I was excited... Read more »

Bitch office in Portland now a gallery space too!

  Please stop by the office during open hours 9:30-5:00 Monday-Friday. (Best to call ahead as there is not someone in the office at *all* times). Pieces are for sale by the artist on a sliding scale. For a peek at the works go to: Read more »

Slowpoke comes to Portland!

During the mid-'80s, my political education came almost entirely from Bloom County, to which my brother introduced me and to which I immediately became attached. Really, what's not to love about a preadolescent Bob Woodward type, his feminist elementary-school teacher, and a neurotic penguin with... Read more »

Hello, Detroit!

  #1. Who doesn't love a danceparty? #2. Who doesn't want to dance at a fundraiser for bitch magazine in detroit? Please forward to all your friends in the Detroit area, and if you'd like to host something like this in your area, please, please, let us know. Cheers! Read more »

Report back: V to the Tenth (special guest dispatch)

Much as we wanted, we at Bitch were unable to attend the V to the Tenth celebration in New Orleans last week. So I asked Bitch friend Annie Lipsitz to write up a quick report-back. Here it is... ... NOLA feminism's big, but not always easy By Annie Lipsitz On Saturday, we spent the morning at an... Read more »