Linda Hirshman

Linda Hirshman is the author of the (entirely appropriately named)  Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution, coming June 5. www.gayvictorybook.com.

Politics
May 9 2012 8:35 PMGay Marriage, Black VotersWhy Obama is able to endorse gay marriage in a way a white Democratic president couldn’t.
Jurisprudence
June 26 2011 5:13 PMSetting Marriage StraightHow the growing approval of gay marriage benefits straight women, too.
Doublex
Aug. 9 2010 5:57 PMThe Damsels DemurThe conservative defense of marriage as protection for women is utterly unconvincing.
The XX Factor
Nov. 11 2009 2:22 PMA Recipe for Disaster
The XX Factor
Oct. 2 2009 12:50 PMBad Sex: Letterman, Polanski, Ensign, and Edwards
Xx factor Xxtra
Jan. 13 2009 1:41 PMGot To WorkHow the Obama jobs program will really affect women workers.
Xx factor Xxtra
Aug. 12 2008 6:20 PMUnnecessarily EvilReclaiming the morality of abortion and the overdue change to the Democratic platform.
Culturebox
April 18 2008 7:11 AMYo MammaHillary Clinton as the battleground in the war between mothers and daughters.
Obit
Oct. 12 2011 4:24 PMPresent at the Creation
Frank Kameny, the modest, stubborn man who helped start the gay rights movement.
Jurisprudence
March 10 2011 2:27 PMDOMA Laid BareHouse Republicans defense of DOMA will be rooted in their own ugly history.
Jurisprudence
July 9 2010 11:41 AMGay Marriage, the Old-School WayJudge Joseph Tauro's courageous ruling in favor of same-sex marriage.
The XX Factor
Oct. 26 2009 11:13 AMWhy Opting Out Still Hasn't Been Proven False
Xx factor Xxtra
April 8 2009 11:41 AMCrazy Love, Crazy ChoicesWhy on earth do women stay in abusive relationships?
Xx factor Xxtra
Sept. 2 2008 4:32 PMDo as We DoSarah Palin's teenage daughter will have a baby. Here's why you may not want yours to do the same.
Politics
April 30 2008 6:04 PMThat's HystericalAttacks on a "hysterical" Hillary Clinton have a long literary pedigree.
Culturebox
March 12 2008 12:19 PMThe Silda Spitzer LessonDon't quit your day job.