Grok Women

Life Has Improved for Women, Ninety-somethings Remind Us

2 weeks ago

Katherine Blood Hoffman could have become a doctor. But when Duke Medical School admitted her in the 1930s she refused to sign a promise not to marry while in school—a requirement that didn’t apply to male students. Hoffman, now 102,…

Grok Culture

Coming Out Again (and Again and Again)

2 weeks ago

[Image source] The other night, I was in a cab on the way to meet some friends at the corner of 10th and Piedmont in Atlanta. 10th and Piedmont is also known colloquially as “the corner of gay and gay,”…