Author Archives: ashelmuth

25 years!

Congratulations to Heidi Hartmann and the entire staff of the Institute for Women’s Policy Research on the anniversary of their 25th year producing cutting edge scholarship, research, and policy analysis on issues affecting women. Here’s to 25 more! To follow the live conversation, look for #IWPR25 on twitter.



Black Pete, Zwarte Pete: The Documentary

My friend @chanellepearson is producing a new film about the Dutch blackface holiday tradition Zwarte Pete. Her team has raised $12,000 in one week. Learn more about the project at their website and watch the trailer on their kickstarter page.