Christina Hoff Sommers likes to pretend she’s a feminist while being incredibly anti-feminist at the same time. Surprise surprise, the dudebros love her for it. Here’s a video response to one of her in-support-of-gamergate videos. It’s hilarious! If you want more entertainment, the comment section is full of ad hominem attacks on the guy who made […]
This piece is also published on Skepchick. In a society where sexism is so deeply ingrained in our culture, a lot of it goes by undetected and unchecked. Today I watched the 8th episode of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. The show is excellent, don’t get me wrong, and this episode titled “Sisters of the Sun” […]
This is a video of Patrick Steward responding at a conference. The owner of the video explains: This was my question to Sir Patrick Stewart at Comicpalooza 2013. I wanted to thank Patrick Stewart for his speech at Amnesty International it personally help me put a name to the abuse, sexual abuse in my case, […]
So, what does an old, white, homophobic, misogynistic, conservative asshole look like? Well, take a look at this guy. This goof is called Pat Robertson. He’s a televangelist. Which means he scams people for a living. You may have heard of him before? He’s that type of person who thinks same sex marriage is somehow […]
This tweet was retweeted by Richard Dawkins’ Twitter account yesterday: Good for you Lucy. Good for you. There are numerous women who have, but I’m glad you’re not one of them.
So a Girl Walks into a Comedy Club…. The post above tells the story about a woman who came into a stand-up show with her friend. The comedian was Daniel Tosh. Apparently this guy thinks rape is hillarious: So Tosh then starts making some very generalizing, declarative statements about rape jokes always being funny, how […]
I came across this video on PZ Myers’ blog. It is a long, incoherent and misogynistic rant by some pastor called Jesse Lee Peterson. Women are taking over and they can’t handle the power! Run for the hills! There isn’t much that needs to be said about this clip, the dumb really speaks for itself. Wikipedia tells […]
I sometimes write about feminism, but I rarely write about the anti-feminists. I do follow the blog Man Boobz though, and yesterday I found a link to an interesting article from Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), a civil rights organisation dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry, titled “Leader’s Suicide Brings Attention to Men’s Rights Movement”. The […]