Body of the Goddess: An introductory class Date: Sunday November 2, 2008 Time: 4-7pm Location: Theater Lab 137 W. 14th Street NYC Fee: $35 This class is a unique opportunity for women to personally and experientially engage with the ideal of the female body in our culture. Through movement, discussion, journaling and the Alexander Technique we will deconstruct the deep seated beliefs we hold about our bodies and begin to discover how we might recreate our ... Read More
'SEDITION' Curated by Kyle Goen, Dread Scott, and Hajarah Abdus-Sabur Location: 329 Broome Street. New York, NY. 10002 Exhibition on View: October 29th - November 23, 2008 Opening Reception: Wednesday October 29th, 6-9pm Artists: Melanie Baker, Wafaa Bilal, Sandow Birk, Emily Douglas, Hasan Elahi, Mounir Fatmi, Jon Hendricks, Arnold Mesches, Naeem Mohaiemen, Sheryl Oring, Jenny Polak, Martha Rosler, Jackie Salloum, Hank Willis Thomas and Raphael ... Read More

Ladies with CLAWS

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Good news for all girls with a penchant for barroom arm wrestling: CLAWS (Classy Ladies Arm Wrestling Society) is hosting its first ever all ladies arm wrestling tournament in Brooklyn this Wednesday. So, if you want to earn some bragging rights and experience the euphoria of glory (or just have some fun with other classy ladies), head over to Union Pool. Sixteen contestants will be selected to compete for a cash prize. For more information or to register go to ... Read More
 I have been in love with Dame Darcy's Meatcake comics for years, so I was ecstatic to find out she is releasing a new graphic novel this month called 'Gasoline: A Rock and Roll Apocalyptic Fairytale.' If you haven't heard of Dame Darcy, she is a graphic artist, cartoonist and musician (and long-time contributor to BUST) who has acquired quite a cult following for her rollicking, gothic-Victorian comics. Gasoline is about two orphaned witches in a ... Read More
This week John McCain criticized the ''Feminist left'' for attacking Sarah Palin. We think he's just frustrated that women weren't fooled by his whole my-VP-pick-wears-a-skirt-so-vote-for-me tactic. Eleanor Smeal, President of Feminist Majority, says, ''Obama/Biden are running on the strongest platform for women's rights of any major party in U.S. history.'' That's why Feminist Majority launched www.FeministsForObama.org, a side-by-side comparison of the ... Read More

Girls Say Yes

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A group of cheeky ladies in Brooklyn have found a way to show their support for Obama while encouraging youth participation in voting (and lookin' good). They updated the iconic protest poster of Joan Baez and her sisters taken by Larry Gates in the 60's. It's nice to see that politics can still be fun. The updated photo was taken by Casey Brooks and features Anna Bean, Karen Maine, Dana Gluck, and Lindsay Withers. ... Read More

Open your "hearts"

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and spread a little love with these 'boy beater tees' from Aissata ! Her new line, 'The Unapologetic Woman' features sassy and super sensual females embracing their sexuality. Aissata's curvy characters make you wanna laugh, play, and have sex of course. Jump on it ! xo-Mara ... Read More

Uterus Power!

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These Uterus Undies by Amber Rowland and Jonathan Hill are like a supehero outfit for your crotch. They are available in different sizes and colors at Harvey and Eileen. I want ... Read More
Any lovely ladies in New York this month should head on down to Greenwich Village to check out graffiti artist's Banksy's newest project, The Village Pet Store and Charcoal Grill, because it is seriously one of the coolest things I have seen in a long time. Banksy, renowned around the world for his political street art, used animatronics for the first time in the Pet Store and the result is absolutely amazing! Watch live chicken nuggets peck at barbecue sauce, a ... Read More

in-Vest!

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I LOVE this vest from Shardann! I'd wear it with a long-sleeved button down underneath and super wide leg jeans. It also comes in purple. Totally trippy chic! Check out more funky designs here! xo-Mara ... Read More