Tag Archives: sexual assault

On Bee Using the “C” Word

I don’t watch Samantha Bee very often. But I usually like her when I do. So when I heard what she called Ivanka Trump, I was disappointed. The “C” word is a word I really struggle with. I am daring … Continue reading

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Conflicted: Complexities of Misogyny and Victim-Blaming

My initial reaction to a recent article on salon.com was fairly visceral. And also a little conflicted. Then everything shifted and my response was more conflicted than it was visceral. Let me explain. The article is written by a woman … Continue reading

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“Jackie”

So I’m a bit late in joining the party on this one – but not for no reason! I’ve had a cold or the flu, not sure which,┬ábut I am sure that it was terrible. Anyways, I’ve been thinking about … Continue reading

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Welcome to misogyny, or where my thoughts on #WomenAgainstFeminism have taken me

I’ll never forget the first time I heard the word misogyny. It was during the first week of college. I stood in the bathroom, brushing my teeth and full of new freshman jitters. A bubbly girl with long dark hair … Continue reading

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The reality of being female

FYI/head’s up – this post discusses rape and trauma The Men’s Rights Movement has been claiming for awhile that women are as often abusers as men are. And recently there have been some MRM members saying women rape men as … Continue reading

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That White House PSA

Three weeks ago the White House released this PSA to encourage men to take action towards ending men’s violence against women. Interestingly, this PSA was released the same week as was an article released by Slate that focused on male … Continue reading

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