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Post Abortion Stress Syndrome
Anti-abortion advocates say abortions cause debilitating stress. Find out what you need to know about their campaign.

Ms. Goes to College
Wanna know what college is like for a feminist? We go to the source with essays by students.

MS.CELLANEOUS
- What?
- Just the Facts
- Word: Tolerance
- Women to Watch
ART
-The Price is Right
: A classical music pioneer is rediscovered.

-La Virgen Gets a Makeover
Ms News
Editor's Page: Blood Money
Portfolio: Eyes of the Beholder
African American women photographers turn the "gaze" inside out.
She Says
Kathy Najimy Takes on Hollywood Every Day In Every Way
Back Page
Brenda Starr Goes to the Hall of Fame

A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers
After losing much of her family to the Khmer Rouge, one woman fights against land mines and her own demons.

Where is the Love?
Maybe the world needs a Black Love Day, according to the author of this provacative essay.

Books:
-Recollections of My Life as a Woman, by Diane di Prima
-Arts of the Possible, by Adrienne Rich
- The Hero's Walk, by Anita Rau Badami
-Misogyny: The Male Malady, by David D. Gilmore
-YELL-Oh Girls!, edited by Vickie Nam
-Even Dogs Go Home To Die, by Linda St. John
-Days of Awe, by Achy Obejas
-So Vast the Prison, by Assia Djebar

Mother Millet: A book excerpt
Kate Millet
Columns: Daisy Hernandez, Patricia Smith and Gloria Steinem
Your Work
Academic Discrimination Lives On

Why would California artist Nicolino plan to string 20,000 bras across the Grand Canyon? Art needs no reason. What would he do after the National Park Service said no way? He hadn't a clue. So he offered to give the bras away: "Nicolino has moved on," he declared with third-person resolve. Artist Emily Duffy wanted the hand-me-downs. She had a vision: she'd hook them together and wrap them around and around, like a ball of yarn. Nicolino loved the idea — maybe a little too much. He rescinded the offer to give away the bras and decided to just build a ball himself (so much for moving on). Hands off, said Duffy, that's my idea. Then the race began. Nicolino set to work with his 20,000 bras, while Duffy e-mailed 150 of her friends and family asking for bra reinforcements. That was in January. Within weeks, word spread and 7,000 bras arrived chez Duffy from around the world. By May, her Bra Ball was just over three feet high — and copyrighted. Her cups runneth over. Nicolino, meanwhile, has a Big Giant Bra Ball. And both artists are still at it. Duffy is recruiting more bras to bring her ball to five feet four inches, the height of the average woman in the U.S., so send your "support" to P.O. Box 1555, El Cerrito, CA 94530.

Visit her Web site at www.braball.com.

-Jennifer Block

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