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Asking For It by Louise O'Neill

I had been meaning to read this book for a while seen as I had heard so much about it; but it is thanks to Leena, Hannah and Lucy, co-founders of the… 630 more words

An international pro-rape meet-up was cancelled due to safety concerns—for men

Roosh Vörek (real name: Daryush Valizadeh)—a pick-up artist, pro-rape-on-private-property activist, and self-declared chauvinist who goes by the name Roosh V.—had to cancel international meet-ups he had organized in cities around the world for his community of “heterosexual, masculine men,”  350 more words

Roosh the Douche - The Guy Who Wants to Legalize Rape

-Disclaimer- I wrote this for a news media site, missed the bid, and didn’t want to discard due to rage, so, here it is.

‘Neo-masculinist’ Daryush Valizadeh, better known to the internet as “Roosh V” announced Wednesday that he had to cancel his “International Tribal Meet-up Day,” according to  446 more words

Feminism

Return of Douchecanoes

There has been something of a palaver this week surrounding the attempted organisation of a number of social networking meet-ups for the fans of one Roosh V, renowned ‘pick up artist’ and denizen of Hell. 1,567 more words

Blurred lines: Roosh V and the shadows of Scotland's misogyny

by resting-witch-face & Juan Mac

Unless you’ve gouged your brains out already, chances are you’ll be familiar with Daryush Valizadeh AKA “Roosh V” – more specifically, his now cancelled plans to hold gatherings of his followers at locations worldwide this weekend, including Glasgow and Edinburgh. 1,239 more words

26/ On Viewing Brockhurst's Adolescence

His pencil strokes cast your innocence  into graphite. You, Dorette, his unwilling muse, enthroned on woven paper sheets. To us, the onlookers, you are the inexhaustible object. 35 more words

Poetry

Our masculinity problem

It’s been frankly uplifting to see positive, active responses from men to the Roosh/Return of Kings international meetups. Special shout-outs go to my buddies… 663 more words

Sex And Gender