Piercy has written 17 novels, including bestsellers, and 19 volumes of poetry.
The Progies honor films that stand up for human, worker, and women's rights, gay rights, minority rights, peace, the environment, and against fascism.
A lot of it dragged but a few terrific performances and notable speeches and awards punctuated the slow-mo show.
Fans of Kurt Weill and cabaret-style music who won't trip over the language barrier are likely to enjoy Julia Migenes' bravura performance.
We seem to live in a world where young girls are taught that their voices, opinions, and thoughts aren't as valuable as those of males.
In this male dominated industry, women filmmakers support one another. It's no surprise then that national collective Film Fatales is gaining traction.
We can't write about the California Communist Party without writing about the women leaders who led it from its birth until the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Dana Elaine Owens was born on this March 18, 1970, in Newark, New Jersey.
Julia Migenes, the American mezzo-soprano working primarily in musical theater repertoire, was born on this date.
The Lorraine Hansberry drama "A Raisin in the Sun" opened at New York City's Ethel Barrymore Theater on March 11, 1959.