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Unpoisoning the well: Darwinian Gender Studies

My area of research is cross-disciplinary and includes, but it isn’t limited to, evolutionary anthropology, palaeoanthropology, psychology, biology, ecology, primatology and gender studies. For brevity’s sake, I refer to this as Darwinian Gender Studies. 2,173 more words

Egalitarianism

Books that made me a feminist

The books that made me a feminist were the books that got me into trouble. I lost a lover, alienated friends, angered students, got into arguments with teachers—all because of books that followed through on the clichés: something clicked, a light snapped on.   1,066 more words

1970s

TO KILL AN ERROR

A major nuisance of mine is when people bandy about certain words with the intention of being insulting, only the words they choose aren’t in them-selves offensive. 464 more words

Lesbian

Carrie Sheahan - What's to Come

“Why do you want to be feminist?”

It’s a question I’ve been posed time and again since I first began identifying as a feminist back in late 2012. 272 more words

Politics & Current Events

Clarisse Thorn tries to refute an argument against BDSM.

It has occurred to me that, while I do get BDSM people wasting my time while trying to defend their abusive sexuality (see for example the comments section on… 1,311 more words

Radical Feminism

QotD: "if you’re a male ‘feminist’ have you tried literally not talking to women about misogyny and leaving us alone?"

like if you’re a male ‘feminist’ have you tried literally not talking to women about misogyny and leaving us alone? have you tried to talk to men at all about how they are misogynists?

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