From the Editor

Susan Weidman Schneider on women, money and power.

Walking toward the Lilith office on a cold, wintry day last month, I noticed a woman in a nondescript old coat and flip-flops leaning against a Macdonald’s trash can unwrapping her bandaged foot. My heart went out to her, a person without even a pair of sneakers against the bitter weather. And then, as I got closer, thinking I should offer her help, or some money, I saw what she was tossing into the trash: the tissues wound between her toes from her recent pedicure. (Pedicure! Not homeless!)

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