Announcing the Dates and Location for BlogHer '09, our 5th Anniversary Conference!

Today we are pleased and proud to announce the theme, dates and location for BlogHer '09, our fifth annual conference. ...more

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Economy scaring you? Shop your closet

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that the economy is bad, and it's only getting worse. But it's also November, which means that we're on the brink of Holiday Party Season, AND the weather is changing (finally) so it's time to bust out your brand new fall wardrobe. Except that the economy is bad, so who can afford a new fall wardrobe? Or a new party dress? Or a new ANYTHING?!? Ahem. ...more

We were blessed to get an amazing deal on a very small house in a fantastic neighborhood. ...more

Congratulations President-elect Obama: Now, BlogHers, what will YOU do to change America?

"This is your victory. And I know you didn't do this just to win an election. And I know you didn't do it for me," President-elect Barack Obama told Americans from a flag-draped stage in Chicago last night. "You did it because you understand the enormity of the task that lies ahead. For even as we celebrate tonight, we know the challenges that tomorrow will bring are the greatest of our lifetime — two wars, a planet in peril, the worst financial crisis in a century..." ...more

 Lisa,

I was suggesting that BlogHer is a powerful network that could offer to support ...more

The Results- OPEN THREAD DISCUSSION

As the world watches and the US Votes, BlogHer will be updating you on results as they come in. We have bloggers across the nation and widgets galore. From BlogHer's Guide to Political bloggers, to AOL, to CNN, to CBS, to Google and many more. ...more

The Obama campaign's competence astonished me. Not just the staying on course, but their ...more

Show Us Your Vote

Gena Haskett took a comprehensive look at how you can safely and legally photograph or video record your vote. After you read her primer, grab your camera and whether you vote early or on November 4, we hope you'll share your photos and videos. ...more

So many Americans participated yesterday it was absolutely incredible. And, yes, I share your ...more

Election 2008 and the discourse of transformation

Whether John McCain or Barack Obama wins the Presidency next Tuesday, two things will be clear. First, the United States' electorate will be faced with recovering from a campaign that has left us emotionally overwrought, and in many instances, deeply scarred. The second is that somehow, more of us have to start really listening to each other across lines of difference if the next President is going to be able to effectively govern. ...more

Hi Kim

For me the shared civic language begins with the heart.
And I see ...more

Sponsored: Be a Black Friday VIP at Best Buy

Tell us why Black Friday shopping is an important holiday tradition for you and your family and win a $1,000 Best Buy gift card, VIP treatment, and early entry into the participating store nearest to you on the morning after Thanksgiving! ...more

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You Say It. We Build It.

One of my favorite seasons is upon us. I'm not alluding to sweater season or snowmen (though I'm all about those leather boots you're wearing, you fashion maven, you). I'm not even referring to the holiday season. Nope, I'm talking about something much, much hotter: BlogHer's annual summer conference. ...more

Could it include Canadian cities this year perhaps?  Vancouver and ...more

Announcing the BlogHer Mom (and Dad!) Blog Search

Wonder what moms who blog are saying about....anything? Stop wondering and start searching: BlogHer is excited to unveil the first of many targeted search widgets for our network, The Mom (and Dad!) Blog Search. This widget (pictured below) contains: - A listing of the 1,200+ vetted parenting blogs that are part of BlogHer's publishing network - A targeted search for these blogs only. Try "Palin," "tantrum," "lice". It's all there. - Real-time news and parenting information from BlogHer.com - A link to add YOUR parenting blog to the network ...more

written by parent bloggers and WOW- results Right there! WHOO HOO I LOVE THIS!!!

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Feminists Draw McCain's Ire

McCain lashed out yesterday in Missouri against the “Feminist Left.” Frustrated he is losing the women’s vote big time he is supposedly “defending” Sarah Palin against the “Feminist Left.” What McCain is really frustrated about is that women are not fooled by his placing Sarah Palin on the ticket. Women, Mr. McCain, vote on women’s issues, not on whether the candidate wears a skirt or not. ...more

McCain's nomination of a woman to the second highest job does little to wipe away the ...more

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