Tag Archives: #yesallwomen

Appreciating Women

Zaron Burnett writes a really nice overview of rape culture and how men can dismantle it: “A Gentlemen’s Guide to Rape Culture.”¬†Towards the end he lists examples of rape culture. Blaming the victim (“She asked for it!”) Trivializing sexual assault … Continue reading

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Ron Reagan Comes Out on National TV

Ron Reagan, the liberal son of Ronald Reagan, has done a coming out¬†atheist commercial that aired during The Daily Show and The Colbert Report. “I’m Ron Reagan, an unabashed atheist, and I’m alarmed by the intrusions of religion into our … Continue reading

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Don’t Wear Yoga Pants Unless You Want to get Raped

When I lived in Salt Lake City I often heard the advice to women to not wear skimpy or revealing clothing unless you wanted to be harassed or even worse raped. These were my formative young years but I dismissed … Continue reading

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#YesAllWomen and Systemic Misogyny

After nearly a week of digesting the news of Elliot Rodger’s mass murder and reading thousands of articles, posts, and tweets I am stupefied that misogyny is a questioned issue in our society, our world. While we seem more than … Continue reading

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