io9: Hey Star Wars — Where the Hell Are the Women?

There really isn’t anything I can think of to add to this excellent article by io9: Hey Star Wars — Where the Hell Are the Women? other than to say that it is disturbing that in the realms of fantasy and science fiction, so many authors chose to follow mainstream stereotypes when they can literally […]

Baseball: More important than Families

The welfare and health of a new mother and her baby aren’t nearly as important as baseball, so please, schedule completely unneeded major surgery for you and your child so that your man can go play baseball. At least that’s the message Boomer Esiason would like to share. When Mets baseballl player dared to use […]

Response to “More than just a set of reproductive organs…”

Outrage Over Sexist Remarks Turns Into a Political Fund-Raising Tool “I’m more than just a set of reproductive organs and I’d like someone to talk to me about how they’ll help my pocketbook and keep my health care plan that I like, and Democrats don’t have a good response to that,” said Katie Packer Gage, […]

Because Controling Libidos is Apparently a Woman’s Job

Huckabee: Dems say women need government to ‘control their libido’ There is so much wrong in Huckabee’s viewpoint, as reported in the article above, that I could go on at length (and I invite you to do so if you wish, in the comments below). But here’s the point I want to make at this […]

Breastfeeding and feminism: what conflict?

This article is by guest writer and regular commenter, Amy McCabe. Amy alerted us recently to the radio show in which the radio “personality” announced that he would murder his wife and dispose of her body by putting it in a suitcase in the basement if she was still breastfeeding a child when it was […]

Roslin as Female President

Post written by guest writer Audra. One of my favorite shows, Battlestar Galactica, returned to TV last Friday night for its final 10 episodes. This series is relevant to our times in many ways, but it was especially on my mind last year during the election, because it is one of the few shows ever […]