| May 22, 2014
Who would believe that a student running for UCLA's or any university's government body would have to take a pledge that he hadn't gone on a paid trip with any of three groups? ("Stances on Israel roil UCLA campus," May 19)
This is an eye-opening...
| May 5, 2014
| 9:59 PM
The tiny, oil-rich country of Brunei has been a quiet steward of the Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air, undertaking multimillion-dollar renovations of the landmarks.
But in recent days both hotels have come under siege from Hollywood feminists and...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Jay Leno, Ellen DeGeneres and others are backing boycotts of the Beverly Hills Hotel and Hotel Bel-Air because of new laws targeting gays and women in the Southeast Asian sultanate of Brunei.
Brunei last week imposed new criminal codes based on...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:38 PM
If you prefer your Greek tragedies with a modern, feminist twist, you'll be intrigued by "Iphigenia and Other Daughters," a North Central College theater department production, taking the stage at 7:30 p.m. May 8 to 10 in the Madden Theatre, 171 E....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 3:30 PM
"Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane and comedian Richard Lewis have endorsed Patric Verrone's campaign for State Senate.
Both have worked with Verrone during his career as a TV writer and producer. The former WGA West president announced last month that...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:39 PM
The Beverly Hills City Council on Tuesday night approved a resolution condemning new laws targeting gays and women in the Southeast Asian sultanate of Brunei and urged the government to divest itself of the Beverly Hills Hotel.
The move heightens the...
| May 9, 2014
LEESBURG — Imagine you are the clever Regina Hubbard Giddens. Your brothers want you and your husband to invest in a can't-miss business, but your husband declines.
You have no money of your own because it's the turn of the 20th century. Fathers...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Dorothy Height, an icon for civil rights as well as women's rights, is celebrated with a Google doodle today on what would have been her 102nd birthday.
If you said "Dorothy who?" this is for you.
Height stood on the same stage as Martin Luther...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:57 PM
The underhanded way that women's reproductive rights were abridged in Orange County last year after the merger of Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach with the Catholic hospital chain St. Joseph Health System raised important issues for the community....
| Apr 6, 2014
| 7:27 AM
WASHINGTON — President Obama plans two new executive actions this week to promote equal pay for women — and to promote equal pay as a critical issue for Democrats this election year.
One action, an executive order, will prohibit federal...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Happy Equal Pay Day.
According to the National Committee on Pay Equity, a coalition of women's groups, civil rights groups and labor unions, Equal Pay Day commemorates the continuing American gender wage gap. "This date," says the group,...