Monthly Archives: January 2013

Blog for Choice Day 2013: Why I’m Pro-Choice | Consider the Tea Cosy

I’m pro-choice because banning abortion doesn’t stop people from terminating their pregnancies. It just makes the experience more difficult, traumatic and sometimes more dangerous. Banning abortion in Ireland didn’t stop people having abortions. It meant that we have to scramble … Continue reading

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I can’t believe it’s not anon — On Rape Culture

Now imagine you could never take the Rolex off. via I can’t believe it’s not anon — On Rape Culture.

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“Misandry doesn’t exist!” said the angry 12 year old female blogger.

This story literally made me breathless with rage. 17 year old punk terrorizes woman on the street, then complains he is being unfairly stereotyped and the WOMAN victimized HIM. What a little fucking DICK. Go read the whole story. Now … Continue reading

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‘Gospel of Intolerance’ – NYTimes.com

The American evangelical movement in Africa does valuable work in helping the poor. But as you’ll see in this Op-Doc video, some of their efforts and money feed a dangerous ideology that seeks to demonize L.G.B.T. people and intensifies religious … Continue reading

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I Kissed My Humanity Goodbye: how the evangelical purity culture dehumanizes women | Elizabeth Esther

Purity culture took a literal toll on my body. Purity culture is horrifically exhausting.When spiritual authorities tell you how to feel, they are usurping your God-given autonomy and exercising a subtle form of spiritual abuse. via I Kissed My Humanity … Continue reading

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the anti-reproductive rights movement is rape culture | erica, ascendant

I usually don’t reblog when there are significant formatting issues or spelling, grammar, punctuation and sentence structure errors, but this is an impassioned piece that deserves to be shared. …there’s nothing “pro-life” about how much American society fails children who … Continue reading

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The Definitive Timeline Of The Steubenville Rape Scandal

UNACCEPTABLE. When will the rape of women become more important than the football team? Head Football Coach Reno A. Saccoccia: Localleaks points to Saccoccia as the ringleader of the conspiracy, attempting to “hold off sheriff deputies when they seized the … Continue reading

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