Monthly Archives: October 2012

I am incredibly sick of people right now – pressée pressée

Being “accidentally” groped on buses and trains frequently (they say they’re stumbling and that’s where their hands end up, but come on: I’m on the same vehicle, there was no jolt, and even if their was my hands don’t wind … Continue reading

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pussies against patriarchy

From   pussies against patriarchy. EXCELLENT – go look at Ryan Gosling on the MPAA’s decision to give Blue Valentine an NC-17 rating over its inclusion of an oral sex scene.

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(Trigger Warning) A Fan Letter to Certain Conservative Politicians – Whatever

Dear certain conservative politicians: Hi! I’m a rapist. I’m one of those men who likes to force myself on women without their consent or desire and then batter them sexually. The details of how I do this are not particularly … Continue reading

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Soraya Chemaly: 50 Actual Facts About Rape

Some people are offended by frank conversation about violence, especially sexualized violence. I’m offended by tolerance for these assaults, scientific denialism, entertainment at the expense of people’s safety and bodily integrity, and shame-infused legislation that hurts children and women and … Continue reading

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California becomes first state in nation to ban ‘gay cure’ therapy for children – U.S. News

Yay California. 49 states to go. “As a young teen, the anti-gay practice of so-called conversion therapy destroyed my life and tore apart my family. In order to stop the therapy that misled my parents into believing that I could … Continue reading

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Texas GOP Declares: “No More Teaching of ‘Critical Thinking Skills’ in Texas Public Schools”

The GOP seems determined to make the followers of their shepherd into true sheep in every way, shape and form. Christians, aren’t you insulted that your leaders are basically saying you need to be stupid to maintain your faith? With … Continue reading

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The Littlest Missionaries: A New Christian Plot to Invade Public Schools | Alternet

This tactic [of using children to take advantage of legal loopholes to shove Christianity in the faces of all schoolchildren, similar to drug rings using children as runners as they are not under the same legal sanctions as adults] has … Continue reading

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