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The Persistence Of Female Rape Fantasies

They say we live in a “rape culture.” I’m not so sure about that.

FACT: I’ve never seen guys at a bar hoisting beer mugs and laughing about how much they want to rape chicks. 726 more words

College feminists run out of frat houses to hassle so they go after philosophy professors

My latest blog post for the Los Angeles Times:

You might think philosophy profs are tweedy, elbow-patched pipe smokers who spend most of their time poring over “Kritik der reinen Vernunft” or debating whether it would be ethically OK to throw a fat man in front of a runaway trolley so as to save five other lives.

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Why the EI Problem At American University Raises Questions We ALL Need To Be Asking

In response to the ongoing scandal at American University, I wrote the following piece for the Feminist Campus blog.  This is an excerpt from the original blog post, “When Will the Administrators Act? 1,067 more words

Sexual Violence

The Game of Thrones Rape Controversy: Why I am angry about it, and why you should be, too.

There has been a lost of internet discussion (mainly outrage) about last week’s episode of Game of Thrones. I’m going to be talking about what happens in that episode, so if you haven’t seen it and want to be surprised, I suggest you don’t read the rest of this post. 786 more words

It's all fun and GAMES OF THRONES

This week I posted an article on Facebook about the rape scene in last week’s GOT episode.

While I thought the article spoke for itself- I feel the need to post my own thoughts on the matter (and not through a FB chain, because I hate comment sections more than a pap smear). 1,100 more words

Women In Media

RESOLVED: 'Here Rape is Normal'

Today we debated, RESOLVED: The United States should take significant action to increase stability in Somalia. 

We thought. We pondered. We found.

The USFG will significantly increase funding to Somalia to provide necessary preventive and responsive measures for victims of sexual assault. 324 more words

Resolved: 'Here Rape is Normal'

Today we debated, Resolved: The United States should take significant action to increase stability in Somalia. 

We thought. We pondered. We found.

Resolved: The USFG will significantly increase funding to Somalia to provide necessary preventive and responsive measures for victims of sexual assault. 322 more words

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