Giving Thanks – The Feminist Wire

Giving Thanks

All of us at TFW wish you and your family a wonderful Thanksgiving! While you are enjoying your day with family and friends, we hope that you will take a moment to read just a few of our “notables” of which we are most thankful for this holiday season:

11 Months of feminist reporting since our founding

241 New feminist essays

20,000 Monthly readers

32 Pingbacks

7,918 Active Facebook users

336,113 Facebook post views

1,856 Facebook “likes”

791 Tweets

640 Twitter followers

8 New Collective members since our founding

3 New reporting categories: Obits, Snapshots, and Culture

47 Guest contributions

1 Grant writing professional

1 Snapshots colleague

1 Successful forum on Reproductive Justice (just in time for the November 8th election)

1 Productive series on the Occupy movement

13 amazing Collective members, dedicated to socio-political cultural criticism

Countless hours of voluntary labor

We have a tremendous amount to be thankful for here at TFW.  We hope you will share in our optimism as we continue to press forward toward the mark of human flourishing where life, love, human dignity, democracy, and justice abound.  Thank you for your support, and best wishes to you and your family, and on all of your endeavors.  Have a safe and joyous holiday!  And please, while giving thanks, remember the contributions and sacrifices of the indigenous people–whose blood so marks this holiday.  Finally, sow a seed of life and love into the atmosphere.  It just may come back to you.

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