Kara Jesella

Kara Jesella frequently writes about culture for The New York Times and other publications and is the co-author of How Sassy Changed My Life: A Love Letter to the Greatest Teen Magazine of All Time.

Are bloggers who proudly identify as "bad moms" challenging ideals of motherhood or reinforcing them? Read more

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Sarah Palin is not the only candidate reclaiming the political authority of motherhood -- but are mommy politics bad for women? Read more