Gloria Allred’s Defamation Suit Against Trump: A Tipping Point In Sexual Harassment?

October 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Women's rights activist and attorney Gloria Allred is masterfully wielding the processes and procedures of our civil justice system in a defamation lawsuit against the world's most prominent perpetrator of [...]

“What Made Him Do That?” A Society That Glorifies Male Dominance and Violence

October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

"What made him do that?" That is the stupid question being asked all over the news this morning after the elaborately planned and horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas. A [...]

What is the Long game for the ICE raids ?

March 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

As we watch ICE raids all over the country in horror, I am reminded that this ugly drama appeared as a "continuance of operation exercise" ten years ago, in 2007 [...]

The Witch Burning of Hillary Clinton: Election 2016

November 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The Witch Burning Hillary Clinton was, in essence, burned at the stake for daring to seek the presidency of the United States of America. Her further affront was to put [...]

Domestic Violence and Rape as Campaign Strategy

September 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Donald Trump said Hillary Clinton “was schlonged” by President Obama when she lost to him in 2008. He screams to his rabid followers that he wants to “hit Hillary hard,” [...]

How Catholic School Nuns Became My Feminist Heroes ( BUST magazine Sept 2, 2016))

September 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

A FEMINIST NUN LED ME TO A LIFE IN THE LAW Sister Lucille, my high school math teacher and principal of St. Mary’s Academy in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, recently [...]

I Was Raised A Devout Catholic. Here’s How Yoga Redefined My Idea Of Spirituality

August 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

by Peggy GarrittyAugust 14, 2016 5:32 AM SAVE SHARES 403 Photo: Stocksy I am a female lawyer. Although lawyers, even female ones, are generally regarded as soulless bottom feeders, my professional [...]

Hired Nuns: The Church’s Case Against Women

May 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Twelve veiled nuns from the ultraconservative Little Sisters of the Poor (LSOP) were conspicuously assembled around a preening man in three-piece suit in front of the United States Supreme Court [...]

The Moment I Was Pulled Back Into The Game

April 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

In March 2015, I had been mostly retired from my trial practice for several years and was focused on completing my memoir, In The Game, about my life as a [...]