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Abuse and the Use of Power

Content note: sexual abuse, power, privilege, abuse in the news, abuse narratives

I’ve stared at this blank blog post for a while.

My heart is heavy and more than a little frustrated. 830 more words

Language

No, Biology Doesn't Make Me a Total Asshole.

Recently, and to my delight, my facebook news feed has been peppered with articles merging two of my favorite topics–biological anthropology and feminism.
So in light of that, I’m gonna write my own!!! 2,778 more words

Anthropology

“It had been years since I really experienced fear.”

I write in cafes and while I mostly mind my own business, sometimes I can’t help but overhear my fellow coffee drinkers, especially when they’ve got their meetings turned up to CONFIDENT! 446 more words

Business

Anger and the politics of 'Politeness'

In the past week it has become clearer to me than ever before that this society has a problem with anger. Not that it has an anger problem, but a problem with understanding and allowing anger. 687 more words

On sex, childcare and "women's work"

Is selling sex any less feminist a choice than furthering your career while other women clean your house/look after your kids?

— Alison Phipps (@alisonphipps) …

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Feminism

The Gender Gap, Existent But Not As Big As You Think

The “77 cents on the dollar” claptrap the ‪#‎EqualPay crowd carry on about is a comparison of apples to oranges.

The argument neglects to weed out variables like education, experience, and even comparing people within the same industry. 616 more words

Paul Elam Warns of a Feminist Zombie Apocalypse

A Voice for Men founder Paul Elam has an urgent message for us: innocent men and boys are under assault by ravenous “Gynocentric Zombies”! Yes, in an allegedly humorous article by Elam and fellow AVfMer Tom Golden — yes, it took not one but  753 more words

Sexism