Monthly Archives: January 2014

Shut up about Beyoncé already

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Stolen power

Feminist Killjoy Toolbox

Originally posted on Make Me a Sammich:
As we’re all probably aware by now, the Internet is a jungle of rape culture, blatant misogyny, and the insidious messages of patriarchy. What’s a Feminist Killjoy to do? Make tools to fight the BS. And use them. I give you the Make Me a Sammich Feminist Killjoy…

The flat stomach and other expectations that bring us down

Jailbreak the Patriarchy: my first Chrome extension – Danielle Sucher

via  Danielle Sucher: Jailbreak the Patriarchy genderswaps the world for you. When it’s installed, everything you read in Chrome (except for gmail, so far) loads with pronouns and a reasonably thorough set of other gendered words swapped. For example: “he loved his mother very much” would read as “she loved her father very much”, “the patriarchy […]

#notyourtransstereotype

What It’s Like To Have an Eating Disorder (and not be thin) | Dispatches from Paradis

via Dispatches from Paradis There was this horrible article going around last year about five great reasons to date a woman with an eating disorder. In reality, no one who has had a partner with an eating disorder would find anything positive about their illness. You can’t love someone and be willing to watch them suffer so much. But, one of […]