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I’ve been contemplating whether or not I really wanted to get started on this blog. I sometimes find it hard to find the words to put on a page. 578 more words

On Being Stared at...and Staring Back

Being a white woman in Uganda, there is, inevitably, a lot of staring that happens in my daily life.  A LOT.  People stare at me–all the time.  2,490 more words

November 2013

Want to Have Sex? Sign This Contract

Cathy Young  writes:  The idea that sexual consent requires an explicit “yes”–one step beyond “no means no”–has long been the dogma of feminist anti-rape activists.  In the early 1990s, when Ohio-based… 685 more words

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