All Are Welcome Here!

The PerSisters for Human Rights Committee worked in collaboration with the Main Street Stillwater IBA to offer their members "All Are Welcome Here" window clings. This effort began because of hate literature from a local hate group being dropped off at some area businesses. We wanted to make sure the message was clear that All Are … Continue reading All Are Welcome Here!

Meet A Positive Persister

One might expect a member of our women’s alliance to value courage, kindness, and respect for all voices, but Karen Harkins Farrington, Co-chair of the Persisters seems to live these values in everything she does.  She grew up in Buffalo, New York in a blue-collar family and still feels incredibly lucky she was offered a … Continue reading Meet A Positive Persister

My First Impression of SCVWA From Two Years Ago

When Women Rule By Peg Ludtke “What can we do about…?” or “How might we..? When women gather with purpose, they ask a lot of open-ended questions; they want as many options on the table as possible. Do men do this? I know this will sound sexist, but somehow I am having a hard time imagining … Continue reading My First Impression of SCVWA From Two Years Ago