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Originally posted on That Feminist Life:
Dear Judy Finnigan,ITV and Sheffield United, This is regarding your comments/sympathy for Ched Evans that appeared on the talk show. I am sure you have heard this before but let me explain and ask you a few things- Causing bodily harm You said “he did not cause any bodily…


Originally posted on A Little More Sauce:
The phrase “white privilege” is one that rubs a lot of white people the wrong way. It can trigger something in them that shuts down conversation or at least makes them very defensive. (Especially those who grew up relatively less privileged than other folks around them). And I’ve…


Originally posted on That Feminist Life:
It began when I met my friends, a married couple for coffee.   “Hey Adam, did you see this news about Maryam Mirzakhani?” “No, what is it about?” “Well, she is a professor at Stanford University, now the first woman ever to win the Fields Medal, the highest honor…


On April 9, Melissa Francis of Fox Business said that the gender pay gap is probably a good thing, because the lower pay means that companies can afford to keep women on staff during difficult times. This was just after Senate Republicans had blocked the Paycheck Fairness Act. They had a variety of reasons for […]


Originally posted on Bible Funmentionables:
Evidently some conservative Christians have completely run out of actual things to fear. Judson Phillips, the president of Tea Party Nation, worries that without the ability to discriminate against gays, Christians may become “slaves” who could be “required to create a cake for a homosexual wedding that has a giant…


Originally posted on The Matt Walsh Blog:
I can’t tell you where I was or who was there or when it happened. I don’t want to add to this guy’s humiliation, so I am keeping this vague and generic. I can simply tell you that, some time ago, I found myself in the same vicinity as…


Originally posted on The Dish:
The bill that just overwhelmingly passed the Kansas House of Representatives is quite something. You can read it in its entirety here. It is premised on the notion that the most pressing injustice in Kansas right now is the persecution some religious people are allegedly experiencing at the hands of…