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When Are Rape Jokes Funny?

On Rape Jokes: Rape is one of those topics.  It’s horrible, of course, and it is never funny.  I am not of the school of thought, though, that says just because a thing is never funny, jokes about it are also never funny. For example, I think this joke is hilarious, and I’ll explain why later on in the post:  “Hey, Holocaust jokes are never funny.  My grandfather died in a concentration camp…fell off a guard tower.”  ...more

Stop Telling Feminist Women They’re 'Playing the Victim'

Here's why the term "playing the victim" is so wrong....more

Intersectional Feminism: What It Is and Why It’s Important

  Have you been hearing the term “intersectional feminism” lately and been like…what the hell is that?  Some fancy-talk with a complicated definition, or some made-up feminist word?  Is it a term only some feminists use, like “womyn?”...more

Yes, There Are Woman Atheists! 15 Famous Female Atheists

We hear a lot about how “white men are the face of atheism” and “why women don’t subscribe to atheism” and shit. Truth is, there are plenty of women who are atheists, even ones in the spotlight....more
Thank you for this list.  Many of the woman you featured feel the same way I do.  I don't need ...more

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

I'm going to go ahead and explain things to you from my perspective. At least the issue that ...more

Feminist Cats

 This is officially the best thing I’ve ever done. It’s exactly what it sounds like. It’s pictures of cats making funny faces and putting feminist words in their mouths. It’s the best. It’s also really therapeutic. FIRE ALL THE THERAPISTS! Just kidding. Feminist Cats are not a replacement for proper psychological healthcare.   Feminist Cats:  ...more

How to Make Money on a Small Blog Part 6: Networking

  You’ve probably heard this a million times: “find a blogging tribe.” That’s great advice. ...more
Hi!! I have a question :) I am new to the Blog world :) I've been blogging for about 6 months ...more

10 Examples of Christian Privilege in America

yeah and ? Sacred Scripture Does say God's Favor shall be on her/his peoplemore

The 9 Coolest Women Who Weren’t in Your History Textbooks

  Today is International Women’s Day, and in honor of that I’ve gathered a list of nine influential women in history who have never been given enough respect or attention.  This is far from a comprehensive list, and sadly as women have been largely been left out of historical record and therefore are difficult to find information on, a comprehensive list will probably never be possible.  But this is a small sample of the kind of female badassery our educations were missing out on, and are some of my personal favorites.  In chronological order, here they are! ...more
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