Ivanka Is No Friend To Women

By now, you’ve undoubtedly heard about the crowd’s reaction to first daughter Ivanka Trump’s comments on her father’s support for women and families during a panel discussion on female empowerment in Berlin. “He’s been a tremendous champion of supporting families and enabling them to thrive,” she claimed, to which the audience responded with groans. Is […]

A New Budget, And A New ‘America First’

On Thursday, the 45th president released a “blueprint” for the 2018 budget and tweeted that it was “a budget that puts #AmericaFirst.” America First. That’s something we’ve heard a lot lately. So what does “America First” mean? Well, today it means a $2.6 billion cut to the Environmental Protection Agency. Because Americans don’t need fresh […]

What you don’t understand

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following was written by a Shinbone Star staff member who, given the nature of her experiences recounted here, wishes to remain anonymous. I got up at 6 a.m. on a Saturday because I had a burning need to make a statement. I’ve seen several women — and some men — questioning why […]