Signal Boost: This DC high school library NEEDS BOOKS! If you’ve got books you don’t need/want, or if you’re an author wanting to share your work with teenagers, please mail them to this high school in need!
Signal Boost: This petition is to help the HS cheerleader who refused to cheer for her rapist.
[Post has been removed] of the classism, racism, sexism, and lookism that play into this situation [Schwarzenegger's affair] and the reporting of it both in the MSM and in the feminist blogisphere.
I’ve also been trying to find a good link about Senator John Ensign’s coerced affair, but can’t find any. Google has failed.
OH GOD BARBARA HAMBLY IS AWESOME.
High school student threatened with rape for disagreeing with politician.
Leigh and I received a lovely note complimenting our review of Sucker Punch and offering this link, with a collection of Sucker Punch responses. <3 Thanks, Tsode! <3
Article about Aus PM Julia Gillard forcing teenage mothers into training or lose their welfare payments. I like the idea of encouraging people on welfare to undertake education or training, but a policy of ‘abandon your kid or lose your welfare’ totally sucks. And, as the article says, totally defeats the purpose of a left-wing government.
A bit on sex trafficking in the US.
Scroll down for some major eye-rolling from your favorite Psychology Today blogger.