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Stopping Gender-Violence: The Role of Narrative - Alexis Witt, Ordination Candidate, ELCA

#MeToo took the United States – and much of the world – by storm last week. The purpose of sharing the social media post was to “give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem” of sexual assault, harassment, and rape. 1,760 more words

Sexism

Director James Toback Accused of Sexual Harassment


The writer and director was accused of sexual harassment by 38 women in a report published Sunday in The Los Angeles Times.

News

Scarred by a Stalker

By Kelcie McKenney

Many things in life can be considered scary, like bugs with lots of legs, horror movies that leave your skin crawling, or hearing weird noises when you’re alone in the dark. 1,698 more words

Feminism

Serious Artist

“Don’t have kids” I was told. “You can’t be a serious artist and have kids”. My legs got weak. My friend said the teacher of the art class and she were talking about me, that I shouldn’t get pregnant, I shouldn’t have kids. 506 more words

Motherhood

More! Late evening thoughts.

©Andrew

Throughout my many months blogging (loosest use of the word lol) I have never written a book review, amazing right! An awful admission to make, incidentally after watching… 1,120 more words

Boobs

The Erroneous Line Drawn Between Science and Spirituality

Remember this Philosophy Tree I posted a few posts ago? I love this thing. So let’s go back to the axiom at the top upon which all institutions of higher learning, all over the world, base their system of learning and degree-granting powers; Philosophy. 529 more words

Science

Don't I Have The Right To Tell You Not To Harass Me?

Most of the men in the restaurant where I used to work had little regard for personal space or physical boundaries. But if I ever questioned this, one of two things would happen: (1) they would immediately apologize and act sorry but then turn around and joke about how “sensitive” or “dramatic” I was to the other guys or (2) they would laugh in my face in the moment and tell me to not make a big deal out of it. 533 more words