She The People: speech


Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Pussy Riot members should continue their mission even if freed

The world, and yes, even the United States, desperately needs women like Pussy Riot for enlightenment and inspiration.

By Suzi Parker  |  04:42 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pussy Riot, Vladimir Putin, Russia, free speech, Duran Duran, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Green Day, punk music, Dmitry Medvedev, Vladimir Putin

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 09/07/2012

Obama’s speech adjusted for more constrained circumstances

The president’s acceptance speech was scaled down in the face of uncontrollable forces, mirroring a theme of the past four years.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  02:19 PM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Barack Obama, speech, Mitt Romney, Democratic convention, Charlotte

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 09/04/2012

First lady Michelle Obama previews her all-important speech

She is one of team Obama’s most popular members and powerful assets, and a lot is riding on her Tuesday night prime-time address.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  06:32 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michelle Obama, Barack Obama, DNC, Charlotte, speech, Ann Romney, Mitt Romney

Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 09/02/2012

Eastwood effect: Maybe it did make Romney’s day

He made workaday Romney look blessedly sane by comparison, and distracted us from misstatements from both the presidential and vice-presidential nominees.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  04:12 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clint Eastwood, Eastwood speech, Mitt Romney, RNC, Republican National Convention, Bain Capital, Romney speech, Paul Ryan speech, Roger Ebert

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 08/20/2012

Russian punk rockers: A cautionary tale for brazen women

Who doesn’t like a feminist punk rocker? Apparently Russian President Vladimir Putin and his cohorts in Russia, especially the Russian Orthodox Church.

By Suzi Parker  |  10:14 AM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pussy Riot, Vladimir Putin, Russia, free speech, Duran Duran, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sting, Madonna, Peter Gabriel, punk music