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2013-09-20 23:00:26

NLIRH honored for use of social media in lifting the voices of Latinas for reproductive justice NEW YORK (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 The National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health (NLIRH) announces its award for best nonprofit in social media from Latinos in Tech Innovation & Social Media (LATISM), a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing the social, civic and economic status of the Latino community through digital media. Other nominees in the nonprofit...

2013-09-17 23:00:18

Heroine fights for equality at work and in her love life in ‘My Men’. Denville, N.J. (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Over half a century after the feminist movement championed equality in the workplace, the glass ceiling still hangs above the heads of many women. A recent article from CNN Money finds that female graduates earn about $8,000 less than male graduates in the first years after leaving college. In her new novel, “My Men” (published by iUniverse), author and engineer Mira...

2013-09-11 23:03:40

Maui'd Forever is ready to provide wedding ceremonies for same sex couples. Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Maui’d Forever is one of Hawaii’s few full service, all-Hawaiian Islands wedding planner and coordinator. Founded in 2003 by entrepreneur Mark Steffan, the company operates on the Hawaiian Islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island of Hawaii. They allow their clients to preview a video of an actual ceremony so the know what to expect. Having wed over 3300...

2013-09-06 23:19:55

DietsAndFitnessGuides.com releases an updated review of John Barban's The Venus Factor, naming the system as their most highly recommended female fat loss solution. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 06, 2013 John Barban's Venus Factor system has become the new go-to guide for women looking to drop pounds of unsightly fat using natural, scientifically proven methods. The program, which has recently become a worldwide best seller has been named the number one fat loss program for...

2013-08-27 23:02:40

Co-founder of lesbian-feminism, Judy Grahn is Professor of Women's Spirituality at Sofia University. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Sofia University is proud to announce the 2013 USA Book of the Year Award nomination for Professor Judy Grahn. Her book titled A Simple Revolution: The Making of an Activist Poet is a memoir about Judy’s life growing up in Las Cruces, New Mexico and the process of discovering her identity as she emerged as one of the most inspirational and...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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