"There is difference and there is power. And who holds the power decides the meaning of the difference." --June Jordan

Thursday, March 27, 2008

Recommended Reading

From today's New York Times:
Kara Jesella - The Carrot Some Vegans Deplore: Casa Diablo Gentleman's Club is just the latest example of selling veganism with a "Girls Gone Wild" aesthetic.
It's not every day that you read something so chock-full of juicy feminist discussion material in the mainstream meadia.  Just about every paragraph brings up something to think about. 
For previous bloggy coverage on this particular club, see here and here, and to read some great commentary on the book Skinny Bitch, look hereherehere, and here.