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Daily Archives: January 22nd, 2013

Hollande Dismisses Protest

  TIBERGE at Galliawatch reports on François Hollande’s reaction to the huge rally ten days ago against marriage rights for homosexuals. According to Le Figaro: [O]n substance, the president will not give in at all. No chance that he will erase the word marriage from the law and replace it with civil union, as the […]

Still in Chains

  HOW LONG did it take Obama to mention slavery in his inaugural address? He restrained himself. He waited until the fifth paragraph. How long did it take him to mention the greedy rich? Twelfth paragraph. And the mothers, daughters and wives in chains because they do not make as much money as men? That […]

A Lawyer Says Goodbye

  LISA BELKIN in her Huffington Post column in November wrote about a woman lawyer at a Washington, D.C. firm who left her job because of the demands of motherhood. She departed the firm with the folowing note to her coworkers: “I…have chosen to leave private practice, and the practice of law (at least for now),” she concludes. […]