Sarah Jones's 'Women Can't Wait': One Woman, Many Voices

I would like to introduce you to Sarah Jones...and Lorraine and Nereida and Habiba and Anna and Praveen... and a dozen others.I want to introduce them all to you because they all deserve to be seen and heard, and they are—through Sarah Jones. Image Credit: United Nations via YouTube ...more

Rape Culture at the Department of Veterans' Affairs

Survivors of rape should not have to hear rape jokes at medical facilities that treats rape survivors. But they do. What is the Department of Veterans’ Affairs doing to combat its rape culture?   Image Credit: Bob Shepard via Flickr ...more
Everything about the military seems to be a rape culture and they affect the civilian world as ...more

Is Going Niqab Just as Extreme as Going Topless?

Every issue we come across or have to face today is at an extreme. There is no longer such a thing as being balanced, just a lot of bickering about who is right. And one of the most visible examples of this is when it comes to how we choose to dress — or not — such as in the case of Zunera Ishaq, a Pakistani immigrant who is appealing the ban on wearing a niqab to her Canadian citizenship ceremony. ...more

Why Isn't There A Federal Holiday Named After A Woman?

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Sarah Jones's 'Women Can't Wait': One Woman, Many Voices

I would like to introduce you to Sarah Jones...and Lorraine and Nereida and Habiba and Anna and Praveen... and a dozen others.I want to introduce them all to you because they all deserve to be seen and heard, and they are—through Sarah Jones. Image Credit: United Nations via YouTube ...more

Rape Culture at the Department of Veterans' Affairs

Survivors of rape should not have to hear rape jokes at medical facilities that treats rape survivors. But they do. What is the Department of Veterans’ Affairs doing to combat its rape culture?   Image Credit: Bob Shepard via Flickr ...more
Everything about the military seems to be a rape culture and they affect the civilian world as ...more

Ted Cruz is signing up for Obama care!!

Ted Cruz the Canadian born who is going to run for President in 2016 says he will repeal Obama Care. Guess who is signing up for Obama Care???http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/03/24/1373056/-Ted-Cruz-becomes-the-n......more

Is Going Niqab Just as Extreme as Going Topless?

Every issue we come across or have to face today is at an extreme. There is no longer such a thing as being balanced, just a lot of bickering about who is right. And one of the most visible examples of this is when it comes to how we choose to dress — or not — such as in the case of Zunera Ishaq, a Pakistani immigrant who is appealing the ban on wearing a niqab to her Canadian citizenship ceremony. ...more

CNN's Too Many Cooks Parody Will Help You Survive the Election

Sometimes social media is the best way to shine light on the harsh truths of the world, such as the fact that our election process is ridonculous. The next election is two years away, but the coverage has been running hardcore for months (years?). CNN took a moment to poke fun at itself and politicans in general in their parody of the Adult Swim's parody (damn, that is meta) Too Many Cooks. It's Too Many Cooks, election-style. ...more

In Brazil, new law on femicide to offer greater protection

Coinciding with the new law, Brazil is the first pilot country adapting the Latin American Model Protocol for the Investigation of Gender-related Violent Deaths, promoted by UN Women and OHCHR - ...more

You Can’t Bare Your Tits With the Windows Open (and Other Public Decency Bullshit)

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Loved this post, totally agree with you! This stuff is complete insanity... *shaking head*more

Tech Tips for Potential Presidential Candidates

Yesterday I heard something truly disturbing. It seems that Hillary Rodham Clinton, a potential candidate for President of the United States, is unaware that two or more email accounts can peacefully co-exist on one handheld device....more