Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Number of Articles: 1
First Article: February 16, 2005
Latest Article: February 16, 2005
By Kate Stayman-London '05
February 16, 2005
Unfortunately, newly-appointed Education Secretary Margaret Spellings and the
rest of the Bush Administration seem to have missed the memo. They’ve been
talking about my family (my mother and her partner have been together for over a
decade) for years now, saying my family is not as good as their families are.
But in the past few weeks, their attacks have become crueler, more destructive
and more targeted at families with two moms instead of one.
Many of you may be familiar with the cartoon cha