[very serious TW: Rape] The Not Rape epidemic →
fromonesurvivortoanother: please please heed the trigger warning, this is really graphic and contains descriptions, first person accounts of rape and sexual abuse, etc. i had to stop myself after the first half.
Fireknife: how to ensure you are always "friend... →
duckstapler: refer to women as “females” use the term “friend zoned” make ragecomics about being friend zoned or about the enigmatic and laughable nature of women whine more than a 5 year old while complaining that women are over emotional tag your tumblr posts with “woman logic” and “stupid females” go after psychotic women and then decide to wage war on the female sex because YOU picked...
Woman Banned From Beer Contest Because Brewing... →
wilwheaton: jovialbrews: sarahisabeersnob: From New Zealand - a woman named Rachel Beer denied a spot in a homebrewing competition. Uh, that’s not right. As the article points out, brewing beer used to be considered “women’s work” - since it involved food/beverage preparation and happened in the kitchen. Lake Hayes A&P Show: this is not how you RDWHAH. Come join us in the 21st...
My point is that feminists are not biological determinists. Feminists are the...– ‘Feminists are Sexist’ - Features - The F-Word (via learntoofly)
It’s highly flawed to talk about the impact of “pornography” on young people as...– Pandora Blake (porn, like sex work, defies easy generalisations | Spanked, Not Silenced)
The problem is, real people buy sex, and real people sell sex. The numbers on...– Melissa Gira Grant - “‘Men Buy Girls, Not Sex’ And Other Myths Of Anti-Prostitution Moralists” I really wonder how long it will take for it to sink in that sex workers sell a service, not their bodies. I’m a theatre major and have also been paid for some modeling I do. Both of these involve me...
Nobody in history has ever gotten their freedom by appealing to the moral sense...– Assata Shakur (via thegoddamazon) (via ndnsurgency) *not even Martin Luther King Jr.* if you really think the progress of the Civil Rights Movement was achieved solely by the moral strength of their argument, you were miseducated. you really were. (via so-treu)
(Trigger warning: Stalking, child abuse, sexual...
In regards to a series of stalking ask messages: Do not ever accuse or insinuate that because I’m part of the sex industry that I promote, encourage, endorse or personally molest and sexually abuse children. I do not care what your religion or your ignorance tells you; but to blatantly accuse me and people like me of a serious legal crime, and what I consider a huge crime against humanity is...
While minor offences such as soliciting are still pursued, the police shifted...– The Guardian: Merseyside police: ‘Sex workers are vulnerable. We want to protect them’ (via sexworkerproblems)
Misogyny is a systematic and institutionalized form of bigotry and oppression...– My response to a man asking “can’t we all just be friends?” and “isn’t misandry just as bad as misogyny?” (via sixtyforty) ugh I want to staple this to the “what about the menz??!” faux-feminist guys on my course. (via kitschy-kat) *slow clap* (via jaguar-paw) THIS! (via feministslut)
maxbroforce asked: I think the tumblr saviour add-on might be a good option for those who want to follow but have certain triggers. I know it has filtered posts for me even when the term was not a tag. If it catches the words in a post, it should block them and tell you "x post is blocked because it contains the tags/words _______". Hope this may be of some help : ).
Anonymous asked: if you have time to blog, you have time to create trigger warnings.
On the note of trigger warnings
The majority of posts here contain subjects which relate to triggering material. The vast majority. I do not have the time to add trigger warnings, change titles, censor or check tags for every post. All posts written by me will have appropriate tags and warnings, but reblogs (which are 99.9% of the time things linked to me via twitter, tumblr ask and email- not things that I post while browsing-...
If we teach women that there are only certain ways they may acceptably behave,...– Harriet J on Another post about rape (via marxisforbros)