women

The Old Broad Speaks

The Old Broad Speaks

You work hard for a girl. Never mind that I’m a woman almost out of her 40s but the man who said this to me was working the least of all of us, men or woman. Maybe he said it because we were working a labor job. Women have been working, rather hard, ever since […]

The Old Broad Speaks

The Old Broad Speaks

Suffering in Silence. Sadly, it isn’t shocking that a high percentage of women reported abuse at the hands of sexually intimate partners. Roughly 60% of bisexual women have been stalked, physically abused, or sexually assaulted. More than 40% of lesbians and more than 30% of heterosexual women also reported abuse. Men are also victims. Approximately […]

Meet the Cast: Emma Messenger in ‘Mud Blue Sky’

Meet the Cast: Emma Messenger in ‘Mud Blue Sky’

Meet Emma Messenger Messenger plays Angie in The Edge Theater Company’s production of Mud Blue Sky. Hometown: Birmingham, England. But I grew up in Texas. Home now: Denver High school: A&M Consolidated High College: Texas A&M University Where have you recently performed?: Vintage Theatre and The Edge Three words to describe yourself: Curious, Fat, Loved […]

Belles and Chimes

Belles and Chimes

Women of all ages looking for social interaction and a new way to challenge their skill sets have found an underground community with a different kind of playing field. Like flappers of the 1920s, Belles and Chimes, a pinball club for women in Denver, is resisting out-of-date stereotypes. For these ladies, the focus of their […]

Making change: The $20 turns toward equality

Making change: The $20 turns toward equality

The catalyst making the biggest change to our currency since 1929 started with some housekeeping. The Advanced Counterfeit Deterrence program was established to stay ahead of counterfeiting, which is the primary driver for currency redesign. In June 2013, the ACD recommended to the secretary of the treasury, Jacob Lew, that the $10 note be the […]

How serious is women’s MMA?

On a segment of Girl Fight Talk podcast, Kalah describes the need for more women to support women’s MMA. In a sport dominated by men, she is creating a platform for women to tell their stories and share their opinions on the state of MMA. Girl Fight Talk is a weekly podcast with guests in […]

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