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5 Feminist Myths That Will Not Die

By Christina Hoff Sommers | Time.com | September 1, 2014


Much of what we hear about the plight of American women is false. Some faux facts have been repeated so often they are almost beyond the reach of critical analysis. 1,292 more words

Gender Politics

Reflections on Rotherham: part 1

I’ve read and re-read the Alexis Jay report into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham, and now feel able to comment.  Actually reading a report properly before commenting on it is, I well understand, something of a minority sport nowadays, but one I grew used to in the days before the absolute need to offer comment within minutes of publication. 2,254 more words

General Politics

Disagreeing with Anita Sarkeesian does not make you a misogynist

Anita’s new video came out a couple of days ago discussing the women as background decoration trope. I’d go through it and critique it like many people do, but I know it will only fall on deaf ears. 877 more words


Gender Politics According To... Ariana Grande

Oh Ariana Grande…

Firstly, I have to confess that I genuinely love Ariana Grande’s music, and that her first album is in steady rotation in the office. 907 more words


Addressing Women Against Feminism... Ugh

About a month ago, the media caught wind of a phenomenon called “Women Against Feminism.”  Women take selfies holding up signs listing the reasons feminism isn’t relevant anymore.  792 more words


What is manhood? What does it mean to be a man?

Hey Carly,

Thought I’d pop a question just to stimulate a bit of debate.

I guess this is something which is personally relevant to me, as a mid-20s male, and I’ve been enjoying asking various people their opinion on the matter. 1,858 more words


So Phil Fish got doxxed. That's fucked up

This is going to be brief. Phil Fish getting doxxed is fucked up. Don’t even dare try to support or justify it because he ‘deserved it’. 159 more words