Tag Archives: rape

Why do we have trouble recognizing even fictional accounts of rape?

I’ve heard a lot of buzz about the TV show Girls and their was that rape scene? a month ago. I don’t watch the show, so I can’t comment intelligently on it. I am, however, newly obsessed with Once Upon … Continue reading

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[Insert tasteful title here. Nothing about Mr. Noodle or Tickle me Elmo]

  Kevin Clash, Elmo’s Muppeteer, has been accused of having sex with an underage boy, and as a feminist and a parent, I’m having trouble processing this information. According to the story, a young man came forward saying that he … Continue reading

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Rape Apology Bingo!

I haven’t done a feminist rant in a while, so here is just a picture I did inspired by the post on Feministe.com about the Arizona judge hoping the victim of a sexual assault learned a valuable lesson about friendship. … Continue reading

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Avoiding Rape Isn’t That Hard

Avoiding Rape Isn’t That Hard. A great list that lets us know how ridiculous victim blaming is.

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