Author: Helen Rittelmeyer

May 27,2009

Toward a Bioethics of Love

My sister’s genetic disorder is too unusual to have a name. If it seems like the person I’m talking to won’t understand a medical description—grand mal seizures, nonverbal, severe-to-profound mental...

Nov 18,2008

Jezebels With A Cause

Whoever was in charge of deciding what to call each generation of feminism knew what she was doing when she settled on the metaphor of waves: Do what you will,...