The Green Issue

Issue #34 | Winter 2007
$19.95 print | $4.00 digital


TALK OF THE NATION: An Interview with Katha Pollitt | Andi Zeisler

KNOT IN OUR NAME: Activism Beyond the Knitting Circle | Wendy Somerson

GREEN AND NOT HEARD: Al, Rachel, and the Feminizing of Eco-Activism | Sarah McAbee

BANKING ON WOMEN: Scrimping and Sharing with Suze Orman | Jackie Regales

WHEN TYRA MET NAOMI: Race, Fashion, and Rivalry | Hawa Allan

FRIEND OR FOOD: Raising the Flag for Feminist Vegetarianism | Aimée Dowl

TROOP THERAPY: How the Girl Scouts Made Themselves Over | Emily Ostendorf

SWEET NOTHINGS: Lyn Mikel Brown and Sharon Lamb on How Girl Power Became Girl Marketing | Audrey D. Brashich


EGOS WITHOUT BORDERS: Mapping the New Celebrity Philanthropy | Summer Wood

TOKIN' FEMALES: Women Who Run with the Weed | Patsy K. Eagan

ON ECONOMICS: Itty-Bitty Paycheck Fun Pages! | Mikhaela B. Reid and E.J. Graff


Forbes Flips Off “Career Girls” by Jennifer L. Pozner
Box Populi by Alison Prelusky
Black Marketing by Juliana Tringali
Pretty Vacant by Juliana Tringali 
The Shame Game by Juliana Tringali
Girls in the 'Wood by Andi Zeisler
Fairy Necessary by Sarah Werthan Buttenwieser
Bravo, Germany by Kathryn Fischer
She'd Like to Buy the World a Coke by Soraya Roberts
Foot for Thought by Kathleen Collins
“Newspaper” Has Zero “Journalistic Ethics” by Jennifer L. Pozner
Youth and Consequences by Wendy Felton
Ill Repute by Sarah Tanksley
Match Your Snatch! Betty's Got You Covered by Anna Breshears and Leslie Lyon
Jane Petty Criticism Corner by Andi Zeisler
Fat Chance by B. Helen Carnhoops
By Any Other Name by Andi Zeisler


Anne of Green Gables by Juliana Tringali
Dirty Sugar Cookies by Rachel Fudge
Fungus the Bogeyman by Andi Zeisler
GratefulBody by Debbie Rasmussen
Kasugai Muscat Gummies by B. Helen Carnhoops
Little Otsu by Debbie Rasmussen
Olive by Juliana Tringali
She-Hulk by K.L. Pereira
Spinach by Rachel Fudge
Succulents by Juliana Tringali 
Toxic Bust by Juliet Eastland
Treehugger by Rachel Fudge
Wangari Maathai by Anne Jonas



Confessions of the Other Mother: Nonbiological Lesbian Moms Tell All (Harlyn Aisley, Ed.) by Julia Bloch
College Girls: Bluestockings, Sex Kittens, and Co-Eds, Then and Now (Lynn Peril) by Jennifer George
Fighting Words: A Toolkit for Combating the Religious Right (Robin Morgan) by Maria Raha
Jokes and the Unconscious: A Graphic Novel (Daphne Gottlieb and Diane DiMassa) by Keely Savoie
Intimate Politics: How I Grew Up Red, Fought for Free Speech, and Became a Feminist Rebel (Bettina Aptheker) by Wendy Somerson
Pink Ribbons, Inc.: Breast Cancer and the Politics of Philanthropy (Samantha King) by Anastasia Masurat
Fat Free: The All-True Adventures of Supersize Woman! (Jude Milner and Mary Wilshire) by Susan Stinson
Hello Cruel World: 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks, and Other Outlaws (Kate Bornstein) by Lisa Jervis
Freedom Wigs: Sketchbook Expressionism and Other Personal Things (Martha Rich) by Andi Zeisler
I Want Everything to Be Okay (Carrie McNinch) by Lisa Jervis
Abortion Under Attack: Women on the Challenges Facing Choice (Krista Jacob, Ed.) by Rachel Fudge


Karling Abbeygate (Karling Abbeygate) by Julie Craig
Paper Television (The Blow) by Juliana Tringali
Strange Conversation (Kris Delmhorst) by Julie Craig
Curse Your Little Heart (Devotchka) by Anna Breshears
Joyride: Remixes (Mirah) by Juliana Tringali
Lullabies (Miss Derringer) by Anna Breshears
Palmless Prayer/Mass Murder Refrain (Mono and World's End Girlfriend) by Kimberly Chun
We Are the Pipettes (The Pipettes) by Connie Hwong
The Only Thing I Ever Wanted (PSAPP) by Anna Breshears
Splurge (Puffy Amiyumi) by C.A.B. Fredericks
Classics (Ratatat) by Connie Hwong
Slow Motion Addict (Carina Round) by Anna Breshears
Musik (Slumber Party) by C.A.B. Fredericks
Parasiticide (Two Ton Boa) by Jim Burlingame
Girls Got Rhythm! (Various Artists) by Heather Seggel
The Walking Hellos (The Walking Hellos) by Heather Seggel
I Am Not Afraid of You and I Will Beat Your Ass (Yo La Tengo) by Kimberly Chun

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