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The White Wedding on GoT and Rape in Marriage

(Trigger Warning and GoT spoilers ahead)

Tonight, we have another episode of Game of Thrones. Last week, we had Sansa Stark get raped by her new husband. 733 more words

Female Empowerment

How Can 'Game of Thrones' Earn Back Its Viewers' Trust?

After spending over 40 hours of air time in Westeros, viewers who have stuck with Game of Thrones this long shouldn’t be, and aren’t, surprised by the presence of sexual violence.  872 more words



By: T. Mack

TheMarySue.com, a website dedicated to female-centric geekdom–kind of like SisterGeeks.net–has issued an announcement that they will no longer be promoting HBO’s… 329 more words

T. Mack

Mad Max, Mras and Media Misinformation.

Sometimes, the level of misinformation around the men’s movement is staggering.

Recently, for example, a non-Mra wrote a negative review of the movie Mad max for a… 452 more words


Why Game of Thrones Needs to Cut the Crap

“Poetic License” is one thing. Game of Thrones (GoT) has vexed the spirits of those who love the books for the entirety of the show’s existence by taking poetic license. 733 more words

Let's Be Honest About Rape

People are still discussing this past weekend’s episode of Game of Thrones and the rape scene. There is discomfort because of the age of the character, there is discussion of using rape as a character development tool for fictional female characters, there is outrage because the scene does not occur in the book. 168 more words

Human Rights