Who Died and Made You Khaleesi? Privilege, White Saviors, and the Elusive Male Feminist Who Doesn’t Suck. It’s really hard to be a good male feminist. I hope I’m succeeding.
40 Percent of Colleges Haven’t Investigated a Single Sexual Assault Case in 5 Years. Good job, colleges.
Ride like a girl. Being a woman in a patriarchal culture comes with a certain lack of privilege. Riding a bike in a car-dominated culture also comes with a lack of privilege. Comparisons!
Trigger Warning: Breakfast. [TW: Rape] Not all rape stories are the same, but that doesn’t make them less valid.
Let’s Stop Neutralizing Men. Stop pretending that men are the default at everything.
Punching Gloria Steinem: inside the bizarre world of anti-feminist women. It sucks when women oppose equality for other women.
Finally, Science Explains Why Rush Limbaugh Gets So Mad About Women Having Sex. [TW: Sexism] He, and other men, just want to control women.
Virginia police obtain warrant to photograph 17-year-old’s genitalia. [TW: Police Brutality] Why, that’s not invasive at all!
This is what happened when I drove my Mercedes to pick up food stamps. [TW: Classism] What it’s like to be on food stamps, and to be judged by people who don’t know what it’s like.
Conservatives Don’t Deny Climate Science Because They’re Ignorant. They Deny It Because of Who They Are. Most people understand evolution and climate change, whether they believe it or not.
The “Tranny” Debate: A Musing in Two Anecdotes, a Comparison, and a Proposal. [TW: Transphobia, Abuse] A nuanced position on the use of slurs in general, and “tranny” in particular.
Why Bikes Make Smart People Say Dumb Things. People can’t empathize with bikers because they’re not familiar with them. Sorry for the ableism in the title.
I need some white privilege! Jaya M desperately needs some white privilege. Go help her out.