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#YesAllWomen > #NotAllMen

During my senior year of college, about a year ago, a girl on my campus was sexually assaulted at 4 in the morning. She reported it to the campus police, who sent out a school-wide e-mail informing students and faculty of the incident — which is more than many other state schools can say. 569 more words

Here's Why James Deen Is the Bob Dylan of Porn

James Deen does not identify as a feminist. He’s said it before, and he said it again when the two of us had lunch recently on the Lower East Side. 1,428 more words

Not an Important Demographic

“You’re not a large demographic.”

“You’re unimportant.”

“You’re not what sells video games.”

Dear world, wake up. It’s 2014 and single white men in their parents’ basements aren’t the only ones who play video games anymore. 396 more words


I Will NOT Settle

I’m the go-to girl when my peers have strange dreams or visions. I have the uncanny gift to decipher the symbols, don’t ask me how. It  1,016 more words


Retrospective Feminism - My Outlook Now

I’m naturally quite a retrospective person anyway, not in that I’m always focusing on the past, but more that I like to reassess and re-evaluate where I’ve come in the last few years. 642 more words

Quick hit: A good example of how to handle trolls

With his permission, I’m reposting this blog comment from Marco Rogers, in a reply to an anti-feminist comment on a blog post about women in tech that he wrote 2 1/2 years ago. 423 more words

Pope Paul VI on Lazy Losers

“All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today.” 15 more words