Twitter Archive of #KYwomen from November and December 2010

Twitter Username Date Time Message
rhollingsworth 12/18/2010 11:18 AM Celebrated the last 2 HIS351 service learning projects @lexhistory with crazy-lime punch and pecan divinity – perfect for #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 12/14/2010 9:52 PM Fantastic job by HIS351 students at MLKjrNA potluck tonight – new insights on #KYwomen history + interest from community members
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:20 PM #KYwomen civil rights history is the here and now – we still live in a culture of fear and violence
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:18 PM Today is the last of our HIS351 classes on history of #KYwomen in civil rights era and Pam Goldman is taking us out with a bang!
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:16 PM Goldman tells about suing Pikeville jailer and anyone around who condoned abuse of her client #KYwomen and was first civil rights win 1975
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:14 PM Pam Goldman uses air quotes to describe #KYwomen liberation movement – whatever-ya-wanna-call-it… Hoover thought it was a conspiracy
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:11 PM The anti-war movement interrelates with civil rights movement both #peace and violent tactics – #KYwomen knew of consequences
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:08 PM Pam Goldman offers good advice on how to conduct oral history interview – start broad, ask what do they want to say to you 1st #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:07 PM #KYwomen oral histories can best succeed if interviewer finds pathway through trust and relationships even if one degree of separation
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:04 PM Radicals seen as in adversarial relationship with law enforcement even in social service efforts for #KYwomen inc rape crisis center
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 5:02 PM #KYwomen radicals either leave or halt any progressive activities by late 70s early ’80s-end of civil rights era culture of self-empowermt
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:59 PM Bob Settler, ACLU attorney, UK law prof, couldn’t stop the imprisoning of #KYwomen pulled in by grand jury-Jill Raymond jailed for 14 mths
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:55 PM Grand jury uses 5th amendmt “protection” abuse #KYwomen witnesses w “civil contempt” to imprison a radical without actually going thru arrest
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:53 1970s federal pursuit of so-called radicals was persistent but ineffective – #KYwomen harassed by abusive use of local grand juries
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:51 PM Lesbian community in Lexington has strong memories of risk of FBI scrutiny on both personal and professional lives of #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:49 PM Pam Goldman describes FBI using questionable tactics to force friends to identify #KYwomen radicals in Lexington KY
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:47 PM #KYwomen book discussion group, women publishing, women self-defense group, rape crisis center in early 1970 perceived as radical activities
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:40 PM Goldman describes the Kathy Powers and Susan Saxe #KYwomen gay rights issues – role of the FBI and right to privacy compromised if in counter-culture
rhollingsworth 12/09/2010 4:35 PM #KYwomen Pam Goldman, civil rights lawyer, joins us @universityofky via Skype to talk about history of Univ of KY students and civil rights
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 7:51 PM HIS351 students at Midway Woman's ClubMidway Woman’s Club treats HIS351 #KYwomen history students to holiday cheer http://yfrog.com/0q55144152j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 7:38 PM Kyle talking about Midway Woman's Club Primary SourcesShowing Midway Woman’s Club to oohs and ahs #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/c9yky01j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 7:32 PM Primary Sources at Midway Woman's ClubShowing primary sources from Midway Woman’s Club scrapbooks – for KYWCRH.org project #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/7bgut0j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 7:28 PM Midway Woman’s Club #KYwomen presentation http://yfrog.com/77rpmvj
profkakie (Kakie Urch) 12/02/2010 6:07 PM RT @rhollingsworth: Tough mind and a tender heart – JJ Jackson thanks Sen Powers @universityofky #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/mhzav0j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 6:07 PM Tough mind and a tender heart – JJ Jackson thanks Sen Powers @universityofky #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/mhzav0j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 6:07 PM Sisters in the Stuggle #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/7b38205253j Creative Commons License
Georgia Davis Powers, University of Kentucky, December 2, 2010 is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 5:39 PM Senator Powers sez #KYwomen in legislature – even her 21 years – treated with discrimination even after proving skills and with seniority
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 5:36 PM Jim Davis, brother of Georgia Davis PowersJim Davis, brother of the Senator, is here with his wife @universityofky to hear #KYwomen history http://yfrog.com/goppg01j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 5:30 PM Senator Powers @universityofky #KYwomen sez she sees as much racism today as in the 60s http://yfrog.com/mgjna01j
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 5:19 PM Listening to Georgia Davis PowersListening to Sen Powers–Mae Street Kidd’s “Sweet Georgia Brown”–#KYwomen @universityofky http://yfrog.com/myto5yj
rhollingsworth 12/02/2010 5:10 PM Eleanor Jordan, Exec Director KY commission on WomenEleanor Jordan facilitating #KYwomen Civil Rights dialogues on race @universityofky http://yfrog.com/3t3ld01j
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 6:07 PM Anne Braden’s radicalism sez Fosl = always connect racism at home w war/imperialism – this mentors 70s youth revolutnaries #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:58 PM Spectrum of #KYwomen involvement in civil rights movement not reflected in public primary sources bec of 1950-60s cultural norms for gender
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:55 PM Fosl sez Braden refused to allow writing about her children and refused to answer question abt affiliation w Communist Party #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:42 PM #KYwomen facing big sweeping problems can connect the dots between racism, sexism, class stratification, homophobia….
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:40 PM Dr. Catherine Fosl at UKCate Fosl comments on video of Anne Braden and rec’ds FloBots on YouTube who sing her story #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/g0r8rwj
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:33 PM Anne Braden wonders why our children don’t know it was youth who changed the US in civil rights mvt–not just MLKjr, Parks #KYwomen tell it!
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:23 PM Bradens reply: We believe in democracy and freedom and practice what we preach – KY media, govt, bank calls them communists #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:16 PM Anne tells of custom of segregated housing in Louisville within context of 1954 Bradens’ purchase for Wade family and mob revenge #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 5:16 PM Anne Braden was one of #KYwomen who changed sides – civil rights struggle was agnst Southern norm of segregation and race-based orderliness
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 4:54 PM Braden tells of seeing pic of Jesus w all colors of children around – and knew as a child it was NOT happening in segregated KY #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 4:42 PM Anne Braden #KYwomen @universityofky AASRP Sisters in Struggle Dialogue on Race at MLK Cultural Ctr http://yfrog.com/j6qfblj
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 4:39 PM Reinette Jones, Sonja Feist-Price, Cate FoslReinette Jones, Sonja Feist-Price, Cate Fosl at AASRP Sisters in Struggle @universityofky #KYwomen http://yfrog.com/c9wk8dj
rhollingsworth 11/18/2010 1:06 PM #KYwomen just get out there and do it! sez panel of 3 wonderful Lexington entrepreneurs at Women Leading Kentucky Network
rhollingsworth 11/13/2010 1:05 PM Thank you for all the great Diigo bookmarks, aplatonic! #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/9/2010 2:06 PM Great mtg w Becca Cody Kyle and Debra Watkins @lexhistory re #KYwomen partnership KYWCRH.org
rhollingsworth 11/9/2010 9:50 AM useful for #KYwomen researchers to know “Information Source Use Patterns of Wikipedia” http://t.co/cyLB12a via @Diigo
rhollingsworth 11/6/2010 AM RT @AHAhistorians go 2 Smithsonian Collections to search over 5.4 mill records with 460K images http://bit.ly/9g6uYM #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/5/2010 5:24 PM Misogynist misrepresentatn–need 2 move beyond The Male Gaze & enfranchise Her-Story http://bit.ly/b3twoP – sad to see 2 examples of #KYwomen
rhollingsworth 11/2/2010 10:57 AM RT @tomeblen: Historic home in London, KY, may be demolished for parking http://bit.ly/bqmiqU / #KYwomen need to act to preserve KY history!

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