The word ‘equality’ shows up too much in our founding documents for anyone to pretend it’s not the American way.
That’s the thing about interviews at some point you’re going to change your mind. But it’s there forever and you can’t escape it.
My mom and I used to listen to records read and take train rides across the country in the summer. It was a very chill life. She didn’t expose me to anything that was ahead of my development but she expected me to adjust to her world – she did not expect to adjust to mine.
My mom just didn’t put a very high premium on me being like really famous or really wealthy or anything.
I’m so sick of hearing how there’s no strong roles for women. I don’t care about strong roles. I just want to see women who are characters! A nun a serial killer a housewife as long as there’s some depth there.
I watch things that are fun or funny or interesting.
I prefer to think of the audience as a single living organism with which I am sharing a singular never-to-be-repeated experience.
I am not a morning person. I like to sleep in.
At this point I don’t get hired a lot because people don’t think I could finance a movie.
It’s easier to lecture women on sexual morality than it is to explain why all Americans shouldn’t have comprehensive fair and equal health care coverage.
It’s long past time we started focusing on the solutions that actually keep women healthy instead of using basic aspects of women’s health as a tool of cultural moral and political control.
Women know the financial social and physical costs of not having access to basic health care.