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No, Women Aren't Really Responsible For Half The Misogyny On Twitter -- Here's Why

Twitter is at once “a great place to surface interesting stories” and “a toxic cesspool of cancerous opinions.” And you don’t have to go very far to find the worst of it. 575 more words

Life

Hey Hey Mama!

Of the million annoyances I encounter daily through life in the city, I’m old enough and defeated enough to realize 999, 997 have nothing to do with me personally, don’t effect me in any way, and are none of my business.   969 more words

Life

Why Can’t Women Just Get Along?

Below is an excerpt from an article I recently wrote for The Thought Erotic, an online magazine dedicated to fostering education, acceptance and agency around sexuality. 856 more words

Essays

New study says half of all misogynistic tweets come from women

A new study by think tank Demos suggests that about 50 percent of  “misogynistic” posts on Twitter actually come from women. Monitoring Twitter over a three week period, the researchers looked at the prevalence of the words “whore” and “slut” as indicators of misogyny, and found — in the U.K. 173 more words

Arts And Culture

TROLOLOL... Feminist Psychology & Internet Trolling

Today we’re sharing a blog post co-authored by Lucy Thompson & Jessica Drakett, both lecturers in psychology and POWS committee members. Find them on Twitter… 984 more words

Feminism

Pocahontas

There’s a Trump Patch. What it does it prevent withdrawals for cartoonists when they go more than one day without drawing a Donald Trump cartoon. The side affects are it makes the cartoonists draw cartoons about slow TSA lines, and Goofy as the Veterans Administration. 483 more words

70-year-old Christian woman STRIPPED NAKED AND PARADED through streets by MUSLIM mob

“Elderly Christian woman stripped naked and paraded through streets by mob,” By Adam Withnall, The Independent, May 26, 2016:The 300-strong mob of Muslim men in rural Egypt also burned down seven homes belonging to Orthodox Coptic families, over rumours of an affair between a local Christian man and a Muslim woman. 70 more words

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