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The White Woman

What inspired me to write this post was seeing something on tumblr about how “whiteness” is desired in Asian cultures. The research spanned Japan, China, Korea and other Asian countries and depicted the beauty practices that the women partook in so that they could hopefully become whiter. 1,983 more words

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Waiting for Thevon (Staying Power)

by Rescinda LaVerge

During the first year of my doctoral program, one of the profs who was a hard-nosed drama kween told us to take a look around at our class.   478 more words

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The Myth of Male Feminism

It’s time for the few men who call themselves feminists to stop.

That doesn’t mean we shouldn’t support the rights of women. It means the feminist label isn’t meant for us. 743 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Destroying the Point. Why Jacqui Lambie is NOT sexist.

The media has been whipped into a fury over the ‘inappropriate’ comments of Palmer United Party senator Jacqui Lambie.  Oh the moral outrage!     While her crass comments were undeniably in poor taste, insultingly based on gender stereotypes and not at all politically savvy, the fact is that they were not sexist.   1,185 more words

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Cockscraw: An Intro

by Rescinda LaVerge

First, let me begin my introduction by saying that, at the most fundamental level, I don’t exclusively blame men for the wretched farce we refer to as “life” on Earth.   1,122 more words

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Review: Paid For by Rachel Moran

Paid For is so well written that you just glide through the pages. I read it in one sitting.

I already knew of Rachel Moran as a writer and a journalist before buying this book. 1,883 more words

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