The Senseless Death of Savita Halappanavar

In the early hours of Sunday, October 28th, Savita Halappanavar died a death that was, most likely, totally preventable. She died because the hospital where she was a patient denied her a lifesaving procedure, one that she requested, a procedure that she would have likely been granted nearly anywhere else in the western world. ...more
Amazing, a developED country, and this kind of story still exists.   I live in a third-world, ...more

The morality meter: Pageants to porn

It is incredible how the onus of morality and tradition is always on the woman. What women do, what we wear, how we speak, how we have sex: entire cultures and religions seem to be precariously poised, almost exclusively, on our feminine shoulders. Ordinarily, this would be cause for celebration but for the mundane fact that it is others -- primarily men --- who tell us when we are overstepping our boundaries and how we are letting our cultures and traditions waste away, and so on and so forth. ...more

I'm pretty sure that most women who joins pageant knows what they are doing, let's just pray ...more