Category Archives: Protection

(BILLIONS OF TRIGGER WARNINGS! RAPE CULTURE!) If You Came Home and Saw Her in Your Bed, What Would You Do?

MULTIPLE MAJOR TRIGGER WARNINGS!!!!! RAPE JOKES! Also… cussing. A lot of very angry cussing. I’m going to put a lot of cussing in this post, because this angers me beyond belief and terrifies me. So be warned. I’m going to … Continue reading

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When Cynicism is Wrong… #standwithwendy

If you know me, or read this blog, you know that I’m a cynic and misanthrope. You know that my views on the future are bleak. You perhaps might also know that many times I have felt that the US … Continue reading

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An Open Plea to the Atheist Community

No, it’s not about what you think. I just finished reading the following post by Ophelia Benson about The Apostasy Project. She quotes a short letter they received that quite literally made me cry: “I am an ex Muslim living … Continue reading

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From Nice Guy™ to Feminist – My Rather Unremarkable Journey

This is one of the hardest posts for me to put up. I’ve been waffling over it for months; came close to deleting it a couple of times, in fact. I did so because it includes some rather personal information … Continue reading

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TRIGGER WARNING! The Real Story Behind Facebook Moderation and Your Petty Reports

Fuck. The Real Story Behind Facebook Moderation and Your Petty Reports.

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Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

I’m not going to go into a huge spiel about this documentary. You need to see it for yourself. I don’t care how; find it on HBO, buy the DVD (if there is one), look for it on Netflix, torrent … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Feminist Ire:
“If you drive it underground so no one can find it, it wouldn’t survive.” – Rhoda Grant, 2012 In many ways, Dana fits the profile. She’s a twentysomething woman with a drug addiction. She was…

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