The Personnel Are Political

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New Haven Independent—“The internet is good for some things, but not all. It’s always better to get together and talk.” Joan Ditzion knew this well: She’s one of the original, and still active, founders of the Boston Women’s Health Book Collective, best known as the creators of the women’s health bible Our Bodies, Ourselves and its successors. In a panel discussion at the opening reception for the art exhibit Our Bodies Ourselves at the Ely Center of Contemporary Art on Trumbull Street, Ditzion and fellow founder...

Binge-watching political dramas with female characters could get you hooked on politics. Don't feel so bad for binge-watching a political drama—it might lead to more civic participation, as long as the show features a female lead character.