For the Record x Emma Staffaroni

By Emma Staffaroni The Women Who Endure: Long-Distance Racers Find Personal and Community Empowerment A September, 1975 New York Times headline reads: “Women Marathon Runners Are Racing to Equality with Men.” Featuring the story of Kim Merritt, the women’s winner of the 6th annual New York Marathon that year, the journalist, Steve Cady, places Merritt’s story in the context of the turbulent women’s liberation movement … Continue reading For the Record x Emma Staffaroni

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By Jamie Agnello For our “City Issue,” Jamie is back with three more of her celebrated poems (inspired by the character of Chuck Bass on “Gossip Girl”). What’s more New York City than Upper West Side-Prep-School inspired poetry? You can find more of these linguistic gems at  http://ilikedyoubetterbefore.tumblr.com/  Bad News Look, anyone who trades in their trust fund for a fanny pack flies in the … Continue reading [More] Poems