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No Women Here

In light of the recent rounds of news revealing Myanmar society’s attitude towards women and womanhood (see: umbrella story here and new legislation here), I am compiling a collection of all the places in Myanmar where I am not welcomed just because I am a woman (sometimes, … 104 more words


Coastal area woman murders husband

53-year-old charged with capital murder

ISLE OF PALMS — Another week, another murder in Charleston metro.

A 53-year-old woman was arrested for murdering her husband on March 21. 365 more words


What is Beauty?

I’ve recently stumbled across these great YouTube videos examining the black perspective on a wide range of topics such as music, art, race, culture, beauty etc. 85 more words


Being Smitten Does Not Necessarily Make You Sexist!

I remember as a young man I would be smitten by beautiful women I would never get to know. It was a resignation that it was a one-time thing to behold this marvelously impressive being passing through my life with grace and beauty. 340 more words

Opinionated Man reblogged this on HarsH ReaLiTy and commented:

Very well said! I too thought his comment was amazingly honest. We have become such a PC nation that we can't even tell a woman she is beautiful without being hit with a lawsuit. And we sure can't call everyone ugly either. What a difficult world we live in. I like that this young player is taking the time to enjoy the moments. -OM Note: Comments disabled here, please visit their blog.

Empathy Stretched

The news that Adrian Bayley had raped three other women leaves me sickened.

I very much doubt that I would be capable of the amazingly brave response which Jill Meagher’s husband, Tom, wrote with a piece, ‘The Danger of the Monster Myth’ in relation to the goals of the White Ribbon campaign nearly a year ago. 289 more words


Radio host Dan Bernstien apologizes for creepy tweet about reporter's 'boobs'

Dan Bernstein, a Chicago sports radio host, apologized today for remarks made Wednesday night about Comcast SportsNet Chicago reporter Aiyana Cristal.

The comments were made in a Twitter exchange with Matt Spiegel, fellow host of… 305 more words


The Interview Series: The Shame Game

“When it went down originally, people wanted to push it under the rug. I lost a lot of friends,” she told me, as we began our conversation about her experience of being raped during her junior year of college. 2,266 more words