Conversation with a friend about Rejected Princesses. As a rule, I don’t feel comfortable publicly soapboxing, but occasionally I get riled up.
Maybe you saw that US politician Mitch McConnell silenced fellow US politician Elizabeth Warren from speaking, and gave a quote saying that “she persisted” despite his stern warnings. Many took exception to this. I was one of them. And I tweeted about it. At length.
Mailbag: Joan of Arc, details about the RP book, and RP for kids?
Would Joan of Arc ever be an RP? When is the book out? How's it being released? Answers lie herein!
Ask Jason: Have you ever wrote about women with disability?
Yes, many times!
Your next hint! Plus: talks I'm giving!
RP returns Wednesday! Your hint is contained within.
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For the next month, you'll be getting twice-weekly illustrations from RP. Half of those will be pioneering butt-kicking ladies of the early martial arts movies of the Shaw Brothers.
The ghost of a tragically-murdered young child come back to haunt her mother in post-slavery America.
The lone survivor of an ill-fated scientific expedition, this Inuit woman persevered for two years on a remote arctic island in order to get money to treat her ill son.
Mekatilili wa Menza
When colonial powers went too far, she rebelled in the most stylish way possible: dancing from town to town. It was surprisingly effective.
When terrorists hijacked her plane, she gave her life to save it, becoming the youngest recipient of India's highest honor.
This Mongol stood up to the most fearsome man in the world and in so doing, prevented a genocide.