Ellen Snortland


Stories by Ellen Snortland

Turkeys in the News

Revelations about Bill Cosby, Julien Banc and UVA open the curtain on misogyny, sexual assault and male privilege

Author Ellen Snortland Date 11/26/2014
No Bull

Don’t be fooled by insurance companies and vote Yes on Propositions 45 and 46

Author Ellen Snortland Date 10/30/2014
Football's Black Eye

Playing Fantasy Schadenfreude with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Author Ellen Snortland Date 10/02/2014
Words to the Wise

Libraries — repositories of art and literature — have saved more than a few lives, including mine

Author Ellen Snortland Date 09/05/2014
Art for Life

At 102, former Pasadena teacher celebrates each day by drawing, painting and staying active

Author Ellen Snortland Date 09/05/2014
'Nice Girls' Finish First

Author wins award named for Gloria Gartz, who gave Pasadena women a place to be seen and heard

Author Ellen Snortland Date 07/17/2014
'Fighting' for Attention'

Mainstream media outlets shut out advocates of women learning self-defense

Author Ellen Snortland Date 06/25/2014
Funny hurts

Can enough time ever pass to joke about the horrors of slavery?

Author Ellen Snortland Date 05/22/2014
The stupidest 'ism'

To partake in ageism is to lay the foundation for your own irrelevancy 

Author Ellen Snortland Date 04/24/2014
Where are the women?

Why we must include half the world’s population in accounts of human existence

Author Ellen Snortland Date 03/11/2014
'The Big Fat Crisis'

How bad food is killing good people

Author Ellen Snortland Date 02/05/2014
Happy Heretical Holidays

In search of more inclusive ways to celebrate the Yuletide season

Author Ellen Snortland Date 12/04/2013
'Yoo-hoo, we're here!'

Take the pledge to stand up for older and largely invisible women

Author Ellen Snortland Date 11/13/2013
On the shoulders of women

The women's rights movement is the most important revolution we forgot

Author Ellen Snortland Date 10/02/2013
The real deal

Valerie Harper was an inspiration to baby boomers struggling with image

Author Ellen Snortland Date 08/26/2013