The best response to the Hobby Lobby decision…

Mommy Klatch: Drop Your Uterus in the Mail for a Good Cause

THINK PROGRESS: The Most Creative Ways People Are Protesting the Hobby Lobby Ruling

Come on “America’s Largest Craft Store Chain,” you had to know this was coming.

Crafting brings out the creative anarchist in all of us and, for some of us, the activist. I’m continuously amazed by the imaginative and subversive ways in which many of us respond to social injustice, using the tools passed down to us by generations of mothers, aunts, cousins and grandmothers who couldn’t get an apartment lease or a checking account in their own name without a note from Daddy, but could petit point the hell out of a suggestively-shaped summer orchid (and wear it as a brooch).

I don’t have a response of my own yet. It’s coming, though. Anger feeds inspiration.

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~ by blackmoodcraft on July 12, 2014.

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