NEWSWOMEN: TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF FRONT-PAGE JOURNALISM is an anthology of stellar work by seventeen great female literary and investigative reporters whose newspaper writing has garnered awards over the past quarter century. Each chapter features a bio, a selected story, and an author’s afterword prepared especially for this book. Featured are: Edna Buchanan, Christine Brennan, Jacqui Banaszynski, Deborah [...]

Categories: Uncategorized   Silicone on trial Breast implants and the politics of risk. 330 pps. The Sager Group LLC, 2015. Pris USD 25 Den 30. juli 1991 var det agurktid i nyhetsbildet i Midtvesten, USA. Da var det at lokale fjernsynsstasjoner fikk et tips om at folk fra det føderale Food and Drug Administration (FDA) planla å konfiskere et [...]

Categories: Uncategorized Silicone on Trial– An Updated History by Jack Dini Twenty-five years ago from this coming December marks the anniversary of the famous Connie Chung diatribe against breast implants reports Dr. Jack D. Fisher, a surgeon and professor emeritus of surgery at UC San Diego, in his new book Silicone On Trial. (1) He says,” What [...]

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