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  • China is creating a female-run district where women make all the decisions and men have to wash the dishes. [Salon]
  • Nestle to buy baby-food company Gerber for $5.5 billion, giving Nestle "the leadership position in baby food." We're sure the thousands of moms in Third World countries whose babies died as a result of Nestle's marketing of baby formula are happy to hear it! [NYTimes]
  • The blessings and curses of being middle-aged suburban mom. [WashingtonPost]
  • And...the blessings and curses of being a single woman. [USAToday]
  • Liberal feminist bloggers not happy with liberal non-feminist bloggers. [Feministing]