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Black lists, "gray" rape, whitewashing! Plus: Cyborgs!

Letter from the HQ

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It

The complain List

||| On Screen—After Tiller explores front strains of late-term abortion providers

||| On Activism—The heritage of anti-abuse activism in BDSM

||| at the Shelves—The new, gendered global of adult-incontinence products

::: guffawing It Off—What occurs whilst ladies inform rape jokes?

::: Helen Thomas, Off the Record—A few reviews from the 1st woman of the clicking

::: grey Matters—How rape in popular culture turned a question of opinion

::: Roy G. Biz—The many colours of company co-option

::: Commodity Brokers—The candy and lowdown at the phenomenon of sugar dating

\\\ What better Gift—Alice Walker's legacy maintains to bloom

\\\ again in Black—Can Hollywood's new Black checklist swap the industry?

\\\ Mobilizing the Bass—Women in international bass are growing new areas within the dance floor
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Adventures in Feministory Comics: Donna Haraway through Kinoko

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World War I was a breakthrough—they were the secretaries. World War II was a real breakthrough for the women as well. They could work anywhere, in the factories and in the offices getting top jobs. 36 | bitch f e m i n i s t r e s p o n s e t o p o p c u lt u r e And that was directly connected with men fighting overseas? All the men were being drafted—if they could breathe, if they had a pulse, they were going to war. There were women in war, too, but not doing the same thing and not drafted, really, in that sense.

It’s hard to say how long that term has been shorthand for “pre-feminist conception of acquaintance rape,” but the first time I heard it used thusly was in an episode of the early-’90s drama Sisters, in which one main character, Georgie, dramatically reveals that she was raped as a teenager. ) Like Julian Assange’s defense lawyers and Laura Sessions Stepp, Ross evidently hoped we’d all forget that having sex with an unconscious person is both illegal and repulsive. Only after he lost a lucrative deal with Reebok did Ross release a statement of apology that got at the heart of the matter.

Kill everybody. And with impunity. Nobody goes after them. Everybody’s afraid to criticize them. They won’t have a job tomorrow. What was it like for you covering the White House in 1982 when Israel went into Lebanon? I was dying. I was crying. I was very, very upset and everybody in the White House and on Air Force One knew it. They knew that they were hypocrites and that they had betrayed the Palestinians because of the Jewish vote. They have so much control over us. Reagan went weeks without making a comment on any of it, right?

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