Brenda Lynn Siegel

We don’t have a choice anymore

We don’t have a choice anymore

How many of us will put ourselves on the line to protect the values that we have been taught our entire lives as unique to the United States? After the Women’s March on Washington, one newly awakened activist takes a look back and ahead.

Two Saturdays ago, I marched in Washington, D.C.

After staying up until 2 a.m. crafting my own clear backpack, I woke up three hours later and went through my checklist.

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When it all falls on you

Let’s talk about only parents — the real superheroes who truly do it without a partner’s help

I have been an only parent for almost 15 years. In that time, I have never had a partner. I do have a family who helps some, but at the end of the day, the responsibility is all mine. In our culture, we have many types of single parents:

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