How Could Twitter Possibly Cause PTSD? [TW: Everything] Here’s a sampling of the hate that Melody Hensley has received for, I guess, having PTSD and not being a veteran? And also being a woman, probably.
Ending Sexual Harassment In Geek Culture. [TW: Sexism, Harassment, Rape Threats] Apparently women aren’t allowed to have opinions anymore without getting rape threats. And this is treated as pretty much normal.
GoDaddy Released My Personal Information to a Spammer Troll. [TW: Sexism, Harassment] And now it’s refusing to take down the website the troll set up dedicated to harassing her.
But How Do You Know the MRAs Are Atheists? In a shocking turn of events, nearly all MRAs are found to be conservative white atheist men between the ages of 17 and 20 who are completely out of touch with reality.
Your Penis Is Getting in the Way of My Science. Our heteronormativity and male-centered culture is interfering with our ability to communicate science.
False Equivalencies and Liberal Concern Trolling. It’s not that liberals are going too far. It’s that the rest of the world isn’t going far enough.
19 Things Bad ‘Allies’ Say. [TW: Homophobia, Transphobia] If you’ve ever said one of these things, you might be a bad ally.
I Am Not a “None”. James Croft discusses why he identifies more with the label “humanist” than “none.”
At Least 22 Veterans Kill Themselves Every Day and No One Gives a Shit. [TW: Mental Illness, Suicide] We’re so busy calling them heroes that we don’t listen when they tell us what they need.
Every review of Black Widow in ‘Captain America’ is wrong. Movie critics seem incapable of looking past the “token female sidekick” trope to actually notice that Black Widow is a very complex and fully developed character.
Teen convicted of disorderly conduct for using iPad to record bullies tormenting him. [TW: Bullying, Harassment] Yeah, this happened. Fortunately, the charges were dropped.