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A Queer Capital Looks at Gay History in Washington, D.C.

“In Washington, D.C., racial privilege combined with class and gender privilege, enabled white middle-class gay men to dominate the sexual geography of most of ... [ more ]

“In Washington, D.C., racial privilege combined with class and gender privilege, enabled white middle-class gay men to dominate the sexual geography of most of the city and to do so without having to question ... [ more ]

“In Washington, D.C., racial privilege combined with class and gender privilege, enabled white middle-class gay men to dominate the sexual geography of most of the city and to do so without having to question their right to control this landscape.” A Queer Capital by Genny Beemyn is a meticulously researched ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: July 29, 2014

Round-up of must-read posts from around the blogosphere on feminism and related social justice issues for the week of July 22-29, 2014. [ more ]

Round-up of must-read posts from around the blogosphere on feminism and related social justice issues for the week of ... [ more ]

Round-up of must-read posts from around the blogosphere on feminism and related social justice issues for the week of July 22-29, 2014. [ more ]

Round-up of must-read posts from around the blogosphere on feminism and related social justice issues for the week of July 22-29, 2014. [ more ]

lyndsay

How Talking About Sexism in the Tech Industry Led to My Giant Head on The View

Sexism in the tech-sector (and pretty much all other facets of life) exists, no matter how many times you try and wave a giant ... [ more ]

Sexism in the tech-sector (and pretty much all other facets of life) exists, no matter how many times you ... [ more ]

Sexism in the tech-sector (and pretty much all other facets of life) exists, no matter how many times you try and wave a giant foam finger to the contrary. Now I need to delve into my lived experience, the ... [ more ]

Sexism in the tech-sector (and pretty much all other facets of life) exists, no matter how many times you try and wave a giant foam finger to the contrary. Now I need to delve into my lived experience, the published errors, and the rape threats I received for talking ... [ more ]

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Review: Men Explain Things To Me by Rebecca Solnit

Rebecca Solnit’s book, Men Explain Things To Me, shows that feminism is still very much necessary, even as we see more discussion of that fact ... [ more ]

Rebecca Solnit’s book, Men Explain Things To Me, shows that feminism is still very much ... [ more ]

Rebecca Solnit’s book, Men Explain Things To Me, shows that feminism is still very much necessary, even as we see ... [ more ]

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Why on Earth is Masturbation Still a Taboo Topic?

The taboo around masturbation is almost impossible to comprehend, when you consider that 95% of men and 89% of women report having masturbated at ... [ more ]

The taboo around masturbation is almost impossible to comprehend, when you consider that 95% ... [ more ]

The taboo around masturbation is almost impossible to comprehend, when you consider that 95% of men and 89% of ... [ more ]

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Round-Up: July 22, 2014

Miranda Nelson at the Georgia Straight has a fabulously sarcastic response to the #WomenAgainstFeminism hashtag. For Indigenous women and two-spirit people, simply resisting erasure ... [ more ]

Miranda Nelson at the Georgia Straight has a fabulously sarcastic response to the #WomenAgainstFeminism ... [ more ]

Miranda Nelson at the Georgia Straight has a fabulously sarcastic response to the #WomenAgainstFeminism hashtag. For Indigenous women and ... [ more ]