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Débora Adorno and Other Brazilian Women Combat Sexual Harassment With An Unlikely Weapon 

A Brazilian woman named Débora Adorno was experiencing street harassment while walking alone in the streets. 1,134 more words


Anarchists, this is why

Anarchy seemed like the natural way for me to go. When you’re convinced reform is not the answer and the world needs tearing down and rebuilding; to be free from rulers is a state I’ve always wanted to be in. 246 more words


Judging writers by their characters

With every new book I publish, sometimes I worry about alienating earlier readers who started following my writing after reading Confessions of a Prodigal Daughter… 415 more words

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50 Shades of Grey: Anti-Feminism, Rape Culture, and the BDSM Community

From this post found on Twitter, I’ve personally understood it as that if you enjoy the book and support the movie, you are also supporting women’s oppression and, basically, rape. 392 more words

50 Shades Of Grey

Mass Gaslighting in Consent Culture

 The anti-SJW brigade is a small group who descend on discussions about consent and expresses their rage through ad hominem attacks, bullying, and blame. This group does not include those who speak diplomatically from an alternative perspective. 1,447 more words


Same book, new title: A STUNNING ACCUSATION

I’ve had beta readers in the past tell me whether they liked my chosen titles, and sometimes they’ve helped me come up with better ones. This time around, no one could come up with anything more compelling than my creation, Shades of Doubt, which my Booktrope editor rightly pointed out was too similar to Fifty Shades of Grey (guess that word “shades” will no longer be the same!). 245 more words

Author Sarahbeth Caplin

You Strike a Woman, You Strike a Rock

I had no specific belief except that our cause was just.”–Nelson Mandela

In apartheid South Africa men were imprisoned in their designated townships unless they carried passbooks.

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