Hate-blogger Dave Futrelle, aka Manboobz, has a long and notorious history of making outrageous distortions and then running for the hills when he gets caught. Patrick Doran recently had a fun exchange with him on Twitter that illustrates this well.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Day 2, and Dr. Tara Palmatier brings us the story of “JC” who inspires us to remember that sometimes, hopefully always, bad situations lead in the end to enlightenment and positive change. In this case, how a trapped man can ultimately find freedom.
When is rape not-rape? When a woman forces herself onto a man’s unwilling erection. That, at least, is how most laws insist on looking at it. If they looked at it otherwise, and society looked at it otherwise, the entire discussion of sexual aggression would change for the better.
The Larkins, a group of women and men of differing ethnic and political backgrounds, have been disturbed watching the hatred of boys and men being embraced and celebrated by figures in the media who would never celebrate and laugh at female suffering in the same way.