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Everything You Know About Sex Is Wrong

Guys I’ve been doing a lot of reading on Tumblr and I’ve stumbled onto a faction of the radfem-dykequeer-genderfat movement that a lot of people might not be aware of. 746 more words

A body of my own

By Diana Gener | Managing Editor

I was having dinner with a good friend, and she was talking about “consent” and the difficulty that women have setting boundaries. 1,033 more words

Central Circuit

Asphyxiating Traditions

I write this because it is essential that somebody knows. It has reached a point that in fact everyone needs to know what’s wrong.

There has been a lot of talk about violence on women and related issues. 881 more words

Bigotry

“Emotions, in my experience, aren’t covered by single words. I don’t believe in “sadness,” “joy,” or “regret.” Maybe the best proof that the language is patriarchal is that it oversimplifies feeling.

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...Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Live Forever

…I’m more than enough all alone to keep on ruling until the comet comes by again, and not just once but ten times, because the way I am I don’t intend to die again, God damn it, let other people die, he said, talking without any pauses to think, as if he were reciting by heart, because he had known ever since the war that thinking aloud was driving off the fear of the dynamite charges that were shaking the building, making plans for tomorrow in the morning and for the coming century at dusk until the last… 225 more words

Auto Racing

Question Time: What makes a man?

Manliness is changing, what ‘being a man’ really means is changing. For generations men have defined themselves by action, what we did became who we were. 164 more words

Observations

Make No Mistake, "TERF" Is A Slur

I find it difficult to believe that we women have to keep saying this and writing about it, but I guess we do because men’s voices are the only ones people want to listen to, not ours’; but make no mistake, “TERF” is a slur created by men to silence and even shame women. 1,509 more words