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Are Privileged Western Women Being Crushed into Silence?

Monday, April 14th, 2008 - by Amy Alkon

According to an op-ed by Rebecca Solnit in the Los Angeles Times, it's not only Muslim women who are fighting a war for their rights. Someone forgot to tell Amy Alkon.

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Rich Litter: Is a Big Family the New Luxury Item?

Monday, November 26th, 2007 - by Amy Alkon

There's a baby boom among the rich and fabulous, and Amy Alkon wants to know whether it represents a new family values trend, or if a brood is simply the latest chic fashion accessory.

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Daddy Nobucks: When Involuntary Fathers Are Forced to Foot The Bill

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007 - by Amy Alkon

Men who make it clear they don't want kids shouldn't be forced to pay child support, writes Amy Alkon, who has no patience for unscrupulous women luring unwitting partners into checkbook daddyhood.

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I’ll Have Murder With Fries

Wednesday, September 26th, 2007 - by Amy Alkon

PJM Faceoff: It's nobody's business if Amy Alkon decides to order a cheeseburger. And none of their concern if she has an abortion. "There's no definitive answer on whether it's right or wrong to eat meat or on when a fertilized egg becomes a person. There's only my opinion and your opinion." [For an opposing viewpoint, read 'Unborn Activists?' by Julia Gorin]

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