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Stop! You just committed a sex crime

Before I start this I feel like it is important to stress the fact that this post is not aimed at all men. As I have said previously, I am a big fan of lots of men. 627 more words

Equality

Femi - What Now?

When you label yourself a feminist, for some strange reason, you open the doors to unwarranted stigma. Most of this stems from an ignorance of what the movement inspires, some choose to filter only the extreme of the movement and paint everyone with the same brush, some prefer simplicity and so limit the ways in which they perceive feminism, and others – well – they consider the f-word a dirty word without really understanding why. 490 more words

Feminism

I was Slut-Shamed At The Age Of Six

When I was six years old, I lived in a small township at the edge of the Indian Ocean. It was a beautiful place: my school was literally (as opposed to figuratively) on the beach, and there was bridge from which you could look down on the water and see jellyfish. 979 more words

Rape Culture

Open for debate: The Death Penalty for Rapists

“Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement.” 71 more words

Rape Culture

Former ASU doctoral student sexual harassment case moves forward

Published to Diverse Docket by Eric Freedman January 15, 2014

A former doctoral student’s sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation case against Arizona State University can move forward, a federal judge has ruled. 233 more words

Press

Your Words are Not Victimless: Rape Culture and David Choe’s “Bad Storytelling”

Trigger Warning: This article contains graphic discussions of sexual assault.

In my line of work, I read about a lot of horrible things, some of which actually happened. 2,036 more words

Socio-cultural Issues