Tag Archives: so-called men’s rights movement

Not gonna say I’m sorry…

“Well, as the facilitator, I can’t really say anything. I mean, how would someone new to the group feel? If they heard me just put a stop to a discussion. I need to think about the others in the meeting,” … Continue reading

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Queen of Snark

I am damn sarcastic. I’m sassy and I know how to throw shade. I would say I can’t help it but that’s not really true. The truth is I had to get a bit of an attitude if I was … Continue reading

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Is the Men’s Rights Movement on Upworthy?

Yesterday was a tough day. It was just one of those days when society was exceptionally ignorant to misogyny and gender-based violence, which is challenging for someone who works in the DV field. First there was news of the ridiculous … Continue reading

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Past isn’t past – what women couldn’t do less than 50 years ago

I came across this list recently that notes 6 things women could not do fifty years ago. The one that irked me the most was the fact that it wasn’t illegal to deny women credit cards until 1974. This is among … Continue reading

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My brain is imploding part one: The Complexity of Oppression

I mentioned earlier that two weeks ago I went to an anti-racism training and my white privilege went unchecked for awhile. But ultimately I was able to (mostly) check it and I had a great experience that I am still … Continue reading

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Woody Allen, PAS and Rape Culture

I just read Dylan Farrow’s open letter that’s gone viral on the internet.  First off, much, much admiration to her for speaking out about such an awful and traumatizing recurring experience from her childhood.  I don’t know if I could … Continue reading

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