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We Need More Women in High Tech, Dammit!

Originally posted on Random Blather:
Jordan from “Real Genius”, who I adored (Image courtesy of the Cult Film Club) Note: This is longer than my usual blog-post.  It’s on a topic that is both complicated, and one I think is…

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Internalized Misogyny and BDSM

Why is it, that when everyone talks about BDSM being anti-feminist and upholding patriarchy and sexism, they only ever mention women being submissive? No one ever mentions the sub-cultural norm of a dominatrix, or switches, who can be either dominant … Continue reading

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The “Friend Zone” is Total Fucking Bullshit

Originally posted on Make Me a Sammich:
I know, I’m late to the party, but it’s my turn to chime in on the ubiquitous Friend Zone conversation/debate/debacle. And like many other sensible people, I’m here to tell you that this…

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Why I am a Feminist

I thought about titling this essay “why I call myself a feminist” but after thinking about it for a while, I decided that I was hedging around an idea.  I don’t “call myself” a feminist, I am a feminist.  That … Continue reading

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Guest Post – What Feminism Means to Me

This is the tip of the iceberg. There is certainly more to it than I can say in a blog of moderate length. Probably a novel if I were really trying. I know that I am lucky to have had … Continue reading

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Girls Wanting Sex

Lately, I’ve been having conversations with my boyfriend about initiating sex.  But I’m not going to start there. I’m going to start with one of the radical ideas I had for starting this blog – that contrary to popular belief, … Continue reading

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D.A.D.D. — Dads Against Daughters Dating

You know those t-shirt shops at the beach?  The ones where a third of the shirts have offensive phrases on them, a third are internet memes, and a third are nonsensical – and out of that mix maybe half of … Continue reading

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