RIP Ann Richards
Ann Richards, former Governor of Texas and righteous feminist trailblazer, died last night of esophageal cancer. We remember her as she wanted to be remembered:
I did not want my tombstone to read, ‘She kept a really clean house.’ I think I’d like them to remember me by saying, ‘She opened government to everyone,’
Pandagon, AlterNet, Echidne of the Snakes, and Our Bodies, Our Blog have in-depth remembrances.