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Gender Busting Roles

Dear Christopher,

“June is busting out all over.” That song was the bane of my life in 7th and 8th grade. It is from the musical Carousel (for you younger folks who would not… 696 more words

Gender Roles

7 beauty tips for women who don't give a damn (or wish they didn't)

Gender stereotyping blows not just because it’s oppressive and unimaginative. It’s also grossly inaccurate. Say we meet, somewhere out in the real world. You discern immediately through various social cues that I am a woman. 715 more words


Sex ed

My boyfriend asked me a question that confused me.

“Do women do something when they first come on their period?”

My response was obviously to take the mick and imply that we did ritualistic dances to thank the gods of fertility. 669 more words


The Great Divide

It seems strange to me living in a 1st world country in 2015 that perhaps now, more than ever, gender stereotyping occurs on a rather epic scale. 1,637 more words

Contemporary Observations

Meetup in Vegas. Hangover style.

Da Man asked me to check out an email trail from his college-group mailing-list. I did and was amused. The first email (verbatim except for name of the sender) in this trail reads as follows: 489 more words


"Your Wife Wants Me": Feminist students outraged by billboard with a photo of a stove

My latest blog post for the Independent Women’s Forum:

The ultimate indignity against women: a kitchen makeover

Feminist students at Siena College in Albany, N.Y., have been staging a protest.

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