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Ariel Gore

Born on the Monterey Peninsula and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Ariel Gore spent the years she was supposed to be in high school as an international bag lady traveling through Asia and Europe and returned to California at age 19, baby in tow. Following her misspent youth, she graduated from Mills College and earned a master's degree in journalism from U.C. Berkeley. In 1993, she founded "Hip Mama", an award-winning parenting zine covering the culture and politics of motherhood. Widely...See more