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If Hollywood made "Ex Machina" but switched the genders

[Content note: Discussion of weird gender dynamics, acknowledgement of the existence of sex, spoilers for the movie Ex Machina.]

I watched Ex Machina… 1,872 more words

Culture

Coathangers and Dark Alleys

I am against abortion.

I believe life begins at conception, although there is enough of a gray area that I will not tell another woman not to use hormonal contraception, even though it works by preventing implantation. 397 more words

Non-fiction

Chères mamans!!!

Chère mamans joyeuse fête de la femme !!!

La première chose que j’ai envie de vous dire est que vous êtes de grandes dames, vous êtes courageuses, vous êtes fortes, vous êtes intelligentes, vous êtes inspirantes, vous avez des droits, et vous valez plus que vous pouvez l’imaginer. 642 more words

Gender Stuff

Pledge for parity, is more than a click on the computer.

Happy International Women’s Day!                                    

 This day is not for women only. Men, women, young girls, young boys, we all are involved. We all are supposed to reflect on women today. 896 more words

Gender Stuff

White Privilege is Bullshit

Unpopular opinion time! It’s been thrown about a lot recently. The term white privilege, also white male privilege or male privilege, has been just about everywhere. 1,031 more words

Random

Are you a boy or a girl?

In response to the Daily Post: Unpopular

Tell us about a time when you had to choose between two options, and you picked the unpopular choice. 246 more words

Daily Prompt

Conversations at the intersection of gender and ability

Recently I’ve been working with folks at L’Arche to introduce the idea of my being non-binary to them. A conversation went something like this:

“Hey, I’d like to tell you something important to me. 137 more words

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