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Fuck Civility

The first time someone asked me the question, I answered nicely. The second time someone asked me the question, I answered nicely. The third time someone asked me the question, I answered nicely. The fourth time someone asked me the … Continue reading

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Childish Violence

When I was nine, I had a friend who liked to punctuate her sentences by slapping people on the arms and shoulders.  She thought she was being playful. It hurt.  While it never left bruises, there would often be a … Continue reading

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The 101

Before you come in to ‘just ask a question’ in so-called ‘good faith’, visit one of the following sites: http://www.talkorigins.org/ http://rationalwiki.org http://finallyfeminism101.wordpress.com/ http://geekfeminism.wikia.com There are a few others in my blogroll that may also be helpful to you. If after … Continue reading

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Carrier is still defending rapists

  He is still pretending that ‘taking advantage’ of someone too intoxicated to consent isn’t rape.  Now it also appears he’s moved on to claiming that if penetration doesn’t occur, it wasn’t rape, thereby erasing almost all women who’ve been … Continue reading

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Richard Carrier is not an ally

http://freethoughtblogs.com/carrier/archives/4603 Mr Carrier thinks that getting a woman drunk for the purpose of taking advantage of her sexually is not rape.  The list of allies continually gets shorter. I love being having yet another so called ally mansplain my experiences … Continue reading

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False accusations

Falsely accusing someone else of a crime is a shitty thing to do.  It makes life harder on everyone, including actual victims. Tweet

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Why (some) men/white people are really angry…

The short answer…because they are stupid. See, they have this idea in their heads that any right given to someone else is taken away from them. Giving black people the ‘right’ to drink from whatever water fountain they wanted meant … Continue reading

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