Category Archives: Gender relations

“I am asking that an ethics investigation be undertaken, and I will gladly cooperate”

After first dismissing the sexual misconduct allegation against him as little more than a joke gone wrong, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) issued a longer statement unequivocally apologizing for his actions… Read more »

What, no pork and beans jokes?

This week’s Newsweek cover employs a cartoonish approach to illustrate an incredibly serious and painful scenario playing out around the country. A huge (of course it’s huge), orange, inflated balloon,… Read more »

Sexual abuse: What if it really IS as simple as being about the Golden Rule?

So we’re having a national conversation about sexual abuse…and that’s a very good thing. No woman should have to go through life carrying the memory of being sexually assaulted (or… Read more »