Tag Archives: rape

Women aren’t property; in some parts of the world, they’re not even treated that well

Wedding dresses hang from nooses in Beirut to protest law to let rapists go free if they marry victims @Patrick_Baz pic.twitter.com/JgbdDCDFkU — Naomi O'Leary (@NaomiOhReally) April 23, 2017 Lebanese activists… Read more »

If only women would recognize their responsibility for men’s erections and act accordingly

If women are going to wear low cut dresses that show cleavage don't be harassed when we men look.Or shld we sue for sexual arousal? — Michael Reagan (@ReaganWorld) April… Read more »

When the truth is already horrible, why would anyone need to generate fake news?

Looking at the screen capture of the tweet above, it would be easy to understand how you might be outraged. You might find yourself wondering what sort of American Taliban… Read more »

I miss Molly Ivins: “[W]e both know that consenting adults don’t always think smartly sometimes.”

A Republican lawmaker in Texas who proposed a bill that would criminalize abortion said the policy would force women to be “more personally responsible” for their sexual behavior. “Right now,… Read more »

If not for gallows humor, we’d have no humor at all

Celtics coach Brad Stevens after saying they were down 40 to Wiz in Nov.: 'That's an alternative fact. That's how they roll [in DC.]" — Chase Hughes (@chasehughesCSN) January 24,… Read more »

Churches should be free of rapists and pedophiles- not shelters for them

Two Tennessee churches — both with current or former leaders connected to sexual abuse — have decided to restructure a merger in light of recent allegations. Earlier this week, the… Read more »

In which Trump’s surrogates spin lies and pigs’ ears into truth and silk purses

I could wax philosophical and at some considerable length about the degree of ignorance and self-delusion required to support Donald Trump. I could, but I won’t…at least not in this… Read more »

On behalf of all Penis-Americans, please accept my humble apology. We’re not all like this.

Thousands of women took to Twitter to share accounts of sexual assault Friday after news broke that Donald Trump bragged about how his star-power entitles him to “move on” women… Read more »