Durham University recently held a debate on the subject ‘This House believes feminists are all too often sexists in disguise’. Mike Buchanan of J4MB argued in the affirmative, and Julie Bindel, a prominent lesbian gender feminist journalist, was one of two women opposed the motion.
Amit Desphande recently attended a lecture given by a prominent Indian feminist. To our non-surprise, he got to ask no questions, but he does have some keen observations.
Today AVfM brings you the somewhat premature conclusion on the debate over jury nullification in the case of rape trials. Elam sums up his final answers for AVfM readers.
Paul Elam resurrects an old article as a contribution to Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It is offered here in the hopes that readers will help raise awareness by passing it on to other venues where it may shed some light on the problem.
And now we enter round two of the jury nullification debate between Johann the Cabbie and Paul Elam. It is Elam’s turn, and he presents his claims of why jury nullification should be applied in cases of rape prosecuted in the US and throughout the west.
As promised, today marks the beginning of a three part debate between Paul Elam and blogger Johann the Cabbie on the subject of jury nullification at a rape trial. Today, Johann gets the ball rolling with his first reaction to the idea of rape trial nullification.
OMG you are saying, another debate? Yes, that is on the schedule here at AVfM which will start a debate on jury nullification between Paul Elam and and Atheist blogger that calls himself Johann the Cabbie.
An urge to silence debate or dissent is, by the way, a totalitarian urge. The attempts by Kellet and others to silence discussion and criticism validates arguments made on AVFM regarding the escalation of an emerging police state.
Internet Blacklist Bill the Protect IP [act COICA 2.0] shows so little regard for free speech and Internet freedom that it would actually ban people from having serious conversations about the new Internet Blacklist Bill the Protect IP [act COICA 2.0]. Please help us fight this legislation
I know, I know, the guy is kinda like a zit that won’t pop or respond to Clearasil. And I know that this quisling is supposed to be in the rear view mirror at this point, but he has raised his empty head for one last stab at mediocrity. It seems now, after publicly agreeing […]
What David Futrelle lacks in competence, he more than makes up for with sheer stupidity.