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Life as a Makeover: Ellen Goodman

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Susan Boyle’s 15 minutes, OK, 15 days, of fame have fueled a smackdown between those two strains that braid and twist their way through our culture: self-acceptance and self-improvement.
- 2009/04/29
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A Conversation We All Should Have: Ellen Goodman

A Conversation We All Should Have: Ellen Goodman | Columnist Articles | Scoop.it
Is this what they mean by a death watch? The father of his country, a moral icon to the world, lies in a hospital bed as cameras wait outside and newspaper headlines offer a daily prognosis: “Mandela on Life Support.” “South Africans Asked to Pray for Mandela.” “Mandela Remains Critical, Responds to Treatment.” “It’s Time to Let Him Go.”
- 2013/07/15
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The Equal Rites Awards: Ellen Goodman

The Equal Rites Awards: Ellen Goodman | Columnist Articles | Scoop.it
And so once more we gather on the 93rd anniversary of that historic day when women finally won the right to vote to give out the Equal Rites Awards to those folks who are still doing their best to take us backward.
- 2013/08/26
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Wow ! Its good to see a woman encouraging other women in equal rights. 

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Letting Go: Ellen Goodman

Letting Go: Ellen Goodman | Columnist Articles | Scoop.it
There is something fitting about writing my last column on the first day of a new year. January, after all, is named for the Roman god of beginnings and endings. [Editor’s note: This is Ellen Goodman’s final column.]
- 2009/12/31
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This Friend Was a Fighter: Ellen Goodman

This Friend Was a Fighter: Ellen Goodman | Columnist Articles | Scoop.it
We became friends long after we had known each other as candidate and journalist, long after the grit that Geraldine Ferraro showed facing down press and politicians had been transformed into the grit she showed facing multiple myeloma.
- 2011/03/29
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Ellen Goodman feeling very proud of Geraldine Ferraro for being the first lady in politics to talk about equal rights.

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