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No One Mourns The Wicked (Good News!)

I did something I didn’t want to do earlier tonight, and that was cry about something really dumb. Now that I think about it, though, it wasn’t very dumb at all. 1,438 more words

Two Bad Memes Doesn't Make a Right

Sexism, racism, and classism are a tricky cocktail.  Each ism on its own is toxic, but in combination they tend towards the sort of gross Frankenstein’s monster variety of discriminatory attitude.   1,146 more words

Feminism

"If you’re a feminist, why do you wear revealing outfits?"

*Sigh* *Eye-roll* *Double sigh*

The number of times I’ve been asked this question recently is about as ridiculous as J Biebs new hair-cut. IT’S FREAKING INSANE PEOPLE. 1,126 more words

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The Myth of The Unlovable Slut

Slut, skank, tramp, tart, hooker, floozy, hussy, loose, wanton, scarlet, temptress, harlot, whore. Such great words and I love them all. These words meant to be arrows fall like petals at my feet because they can hurt only those who believe what they stand for to be harmful. 1,219 more words

Nicki Minaj, Swift and Cyrus, and the Unpopularity of Noticing Injustice

These Feuds and the VMAs May be a bit more Complicated Than They Look (assuming everything wasn’t scripted, which it very well might have been) 3,672 more words

Feminism

The Talk, Part 2 of 10,000–In Which No Means No

Dear Lily June,

I don’t want to write this letter. I don’t want to tell you that you live in a country accused of permitting, if not outright embracing, a “rape culture,” one dominated by misogynistic ideologies, violent fantasies, victim-blaming, slut-shaming, and impossible virgin-whore dichotomies. 2,229 more words

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