Signal Boost: ANYONE IN NY NEED A NEW PET? A fire at an animal shelter leaves 150 animals homeless.
Signal Boost: Blogger in need of assistance in leaving toxic living situation.
Signal Boost: Crowd funding an album
From Kat: The anthology you’ve been waiting for.
Here is some mixed news about homophobes angry about JC Penney.
At least JCP isn’t kowtowing to these bigots.
But then you have this…
…which just makes me want to throw up. Or hit this guy. Or maybe
hit him and then throw up on him.
t’s been 581 years this month since Jeanne d’Arc aka Joan of Arc,
was burned at the stake. A courageous woman who, claiming divine
guidance, led the army of France against the English and paving the
way for France’s freedom from their rule.
Heather Dale sings a beautiful song in honor of her and the person
who made this vid did a fantastic job.
Adam Croote sentenced to 25-to-life for choking and raping a 10 year
old girl he was baby sitting.
An Iowa college student was prohibited from dancing on an elevated
platform at a bar for being “too fat” (they said she looked pregnant
RIP, Brandy Martell.
From The Bitch List:
Another recent NYT Room for Debate article, this one on whether
‘attachment parenting’ is destroying modern feminism, modern
mothering, or both.
Why men should not be ordained.
Holy shit, I’m bawling. “We might not know you — but we are cheering for you the whole entire way.” <3
Wanted: Fat Girl.
I thought you guys might like this video channel from a young woman
who’s talking about all things sex, getting rid of sex myths and so on
in a very open, educated and sometimes also funny way.
A mixed victory for survivors of human trafficking.
Because VAWA helps queer women, it’s clearly part of the homosexual agenda.
Mom invited to be den leader… then not.
Caught this story about a woman who (IMO) was much more in right than
George Zimmerman…yet in her case for some reason, “Stand Your
Ground” doesn’t apply, even though she didn’t kill anyone. Could this
have something to do with the fact that she’s black, or that she’s a
“Women’s bodies are the world’s battleground.”
The Awá in Brazil are being wiped out. Help by sending a message to
the minister in Brazil.
Two recent Room for Debates roundtable pieces from the New York Times
pages. One is about whether family values are outdated; the other is about whitewashing on the small screen, with a focus on
the new HBO comedy series Girls and its all-white cast set in New York City.
From Womanist Musings, a privilege-denying dude(tm) tries chatting up
a group of Muslimahs, one of whom is obviously pregnant and married,
Lakota man mutilated
From Amy McCabe:
Does Feminism and the Left need marriage counseling?
An interesting post about the (lack of) exposure of sexual abusers in
the chassidic community
This has been up for awhile, so you may have seen it already. Every
get irritated by awful cover poses? So does this comic artist.