All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘NOW’

Gerda Lerner Dies: NOW Founder Was 92

Gerda Lerner, who was one of the founders of the National Organization for Women, died of apparent old age on Wednesday. She was 92 years old. Lerner lived through the Nazi occupation after growing up in a well-to-do Jewish family in Austria, but was imprisoned at the age of 18. The time she spent in jail was invaluable, she said, …

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“Rush Babes”: Limbaugh’s Facebook Page Garnering Support

Rush Limbaugh has been in the news a lot recently (but then, when isn’t he?) regarding his views on women’s rights, especially after an incident with Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke in which he called her a “slut” after she made statements about birth control availability. Now, he’s looking to gain female supporters with a new Facebook page aimed at …

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