Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sex In Texas? At Your Own Risk. Ohio Too!

Reblogged from Julie Gillis Those of you who have known me for awhile know that I’m a big proponent of sex. Sex. I said it. Heck my testimony for SB5 which Texas State Senator Wendy Davis read for the RECORD, said SEX. Sex is a normal human biological drive. People have sex. People worry about […]

Texas Women: You Can’t Shut Them Down

Reblogged from Julie Gillis I don’t entirely know what to say about HB60 and the Texas Filibuster. I headed down to the Capitol early, but got a message that the hearing wouldn’t start until about 5 pm. I was hosting BedPost Confessions, and so I put my energy there, keeping track of what might be […]

10 Signs that Feminism May Not Be For You

In defence of all young feminists (like *cough* me)

Originally posted on glosswatch:
If only I’d been born three years earlier! Then I’d stand a chance of being a decent feminist. Alas, ‘tis not to be. Since I fall (just) in the 20 to 40 age bracket, I fear I may be one of those women who, according to the Independent’s Yasmin Alibhai Brown, “have…

Abortion and a revolution #ChangeBrazil

via The Outlier Collective: In Brazil there is a law in the process of being passed that strip all women of the control of their own bodies. If the law is passed, an embryo will have the full rights of a living person, and abortion – in all cases – will be considered murder. The bill […]

Intersectional or Bullshit.

Maybe I should re-name this blog to “Things I Shouldn’t Have to Say.”

Originally posted on King of States!:
Dear Wayne Nutnot, Your “edgy” and “humorous” post about how you are a feminist but find female genitalia to be “objectively gross” is neither edgy nor humorous nor feminist. Attempting to generate laughs by degrading women is one of the oldest tricks in the book. If you’re going to…