For those who believe Mother's Day should be more than a Macy's sale, check out this free festival organized by the radical chicks at MAMA (Mother's Alliance for Militant Action). "We want to take back Mother's Day from Hallmark," says Jennifer Arsenault, one of the young moms who founded the collective two years ago to create a space for activists who have kids. In the United States, Arsenault notes, one of the first proponents of Mother's Day was suffragist Julia Ward Howe, who promoted it as a day for women to "rise up" against war in all forms. Those rising up on Sunday include Katherine... More >>>