John Elder Robison's thoughts on changes to the autism spectrum definition, the place of Asperger's, the value of DSM5, his new book RAISING CUBBY, and Hanna Rosin's recent Atlantic piece - Letting Go of Asperger's read more
A new study confirms what people like our own Hanna Rosin and Texas A&M professor Joan B. Wolf have been saying for years now: the benefits of breast-feeding have been overstated. The study, published in the journal Social Science &Show More Summary
Hanna Rosin’s son Jacob was diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome four months before it was expunged from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Rosin reflects on what gaining, and subsequently losing, a label for her son’s condition has meant: [A]lmost the minute we got the diagnosis, my resistance to labeling melted, and so did my husband’s. […]
Big fan of Date Lab? Yeah, we are too! This Thursday (as in two days from today!) Christina Antoniades, editor of The Washington Post’s Date Lab will join Hanna Rosin, editor of Slate’s section for women, Double X; New York magazine’s...Show More Summary
"Ten thousand more Super Bowls and we'll be even."Hanna Rosin does the math in an item titled "Our First Feminist Super Bowl."
“You Know That ‘Women Make 77 Cents to Every Man’s Dollar’ Line? It’s Not True.” The long-refuted canard gave President Obama one of his biggest applause lines in the State of the Union address. [Hanna Rosin, Slate] More from, among many others, Diana Furchtgott-Roth and Cathy Young. Show More Summary
Stephen Glass, the disgraced New Republic journalist, and once my friend, lied to me most of the times we spoke. My wife Hanna Rosin was one of his closest confidantes at the New Republic, and he played her for a fool, too, and even tried to get her to defend his lies to the magazine's editor. Show More Summary
One-time OT-er-before-it-was-OT Fredrik deBoer weighed in recently on Hanna Rosin’s defense of the title of her book in Time magazine, which New Dealer spotlighted not long ago. His take on her provocative title is exactly what mine has always been, except I’ve never been able to put it to words so exactly: The Rosin Gambit…
Scott Behson doesn't see the advancement of women as the degradation of men, and he thinks framing it that way is dangerous
by New Dealer Hanna Rosin has a piece in a recent issue of Time with five reasons that men are obsolete. The piece seems to be done in response to an essay from Camille Pagila from mid-December arguing that men still are and will always be the dominant forces in the world. However, this is…
Inspired by the Santa-is-white claims of Fox News, Jeff Goldberg spreads his wings and explains that Jesus was, and writer Hanna Rosin is, 'classically semitic in appearance'
I read and largely enjoyed Hanna Rosin’s book, “The End of Men” last year. I didn’t quite agree with her conclusions that women were going to entirely surpass men in… The post Are Feminists Keeping The Patriarchy Alive? appeared first on Dating Coach - Evan Marc Katz. Show More Summary
"Or do men still retain significant control over the workplace, the family and society at large, including women?" A very lively debate on the proposition: "Be it resolved, men are obsolete…"Pro: Hanna Rosin, Maureen Dowd. Con: Caitlin...Show More Summary
Four years ago, Slate’s own Hanna Rosin wrote in the Atlantic, “when people say that breast-feeding is ‘free,’ I want to hit them with a two-by-four. It’s only free if a woman’s time is worth nothing.” Well, a British study has now put a price on women’s time: £200. Show More Summary
From: www.slate.com Title: The Patriarchy Is Dead Feminists, accept it. About: Hanna Rosin shares insights after publishing her book, The End of Men. Rosin points out that the closer women get to real power, the more they cling to the idea that they are powerless. Show More Summary
In America, marriage looks increasingly like a status symbol — something to aspire to, but not necessarily a universal rite of passage. And Hanna Rosin at Slate has noticed an unexpected by-product of this trend: More and more people are using the word “fiancé” to refer to their long-term partners, regardless... More »
It sure is hard to be a feminist blogger these days. The agitated masses are always demanding more: more extreme claims, more...
Responding to Hanna Rosin’s recent declaration that the patriarchy is dead, Ann Friedman opines that “America is finally getting around to having the conversation about what it means to be a man that, decades ago, feminism forced us to have about womanhood”: Women still face social consequences when they don’t conform neatly to gender norms, […]
Last week, one of Slate's typical inflammatory headlines squawked that "The Patriarchy Is Dead." In her piece, author Hanna Rosin made the case that we've entered an age of "female dominance." She goes on to say that posts such as.....
I quite enjoyed Hanna Rosin’s The End of Men, although the whole was less than the sum of the parts. The often very smart and nuanced individual essays suffered from being wedged into the overall attention-grabbing titular framework that is obviously wrong for the reasons cited by its critics. Rosin, alas, has doubled down on [...]