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"Equality For Me, But Not For Thee" #CalgaryExpo & Honey Badger Brigade Fiasco

Featured image is by the very talented artist Alejandro Argandona.

I’d like to express again here, as I have in my Twitter feed, that I’m at odds with most men’s rights and women’s rights movement/activist groups. 3,122 more words

Gamergate

Dominatrix Yoginis seek to oppress male members?

Is it true that modern day yoga is dominated by women? Well it is according to John Sack, former chair of the British Wheel of Yoga, and he vented his anger about this issue at the recent BWY AGM. 690 more words

Feminism

Strong Is Not 'The New Skinny' Because Women Don't Need a 'New Skinny' by Erin Gloria Ryan

http://jezebel.com/strong-is-not-the-new-skinny-because-women-dont-need-1149782597

This is an article by Erin Gloria Ryan who disagrees with the fitness zeitgeist idea of “strong is the new skinny.” While it is true the thin body type ideal is damaging, it does not need to be replaced with another unrealistic standard. 342 more words

Female Muscle

Censorship and Ojectification

In a recent article in the Guardian it reads: “An Ipsos/Mori poll for the feminist campaign group Object suggests shows that 81 per cent of people in the UK would like age certificates on pop videos to prevent young people being exposed to sexually explicit content.” (Link… 214 more words

Censorship

What Is It Going to Be, Equality or Diversity? You Can't Have it Both Ways!

I was around during the sixties and seventies when the great social rights movements in the country were aimed at instituting “equality.” It almost made sense. 210 more words

Conservative Thought

North England / Scottish parents most accepting of Gay / Trans kids

But it’s bad news for London

In a shock result, a poll has shown that London parents are the most likely in the UK to reject a gay or trans child, with the north of England and Scotland being the most tolerant. 445 more words

Homophobia

Days for Girls International

Every girl in the world deserves education, safety, and dignity

That’s the motto behind the Days for Girls campaign! By providing access to quality, sustainable feminine hygiene and awareness, this organization gives back… 333 more words

Action Project Idea