belle knox
consent
She was legally an adult. It was clearly consensual. Yet I absolutely could not get over it.
angry feminist
If men are capable of figuring out that James Bond movies are not real life, they should be damn well capable of telling the difference between fictional coercive fun-times sex and real-life coercive assault.
sxsw
Today everyone in classes chatted about how fun SXSW was, while I sat awkward and silent.
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Mar 19, 2013 at 11:30am | 257 comments

pickup artists
Self-identifying with the seduction community has been a controversial enough stance as it is and now I was going to have to deal with another asshole contributing to the misogynist tarnish on the brand.
sex
We should all be able to derail the train barreling toward Sexville, but in real life I know I'm not the only woman who has found it's sometimes just easier to get it over with -- to shut him up, to go to sleep, to be polite.
sexting
Sexting is the absolute worst, and no one actually likes it.
parenting
I want my child to never laugh at a classmate tweeting about a rape he just committed. I want my child to stand up for girls who are drunk and just want to go home.
pregnancy
Gods of writing and all that is decent, this is the only time I will ever use the term "baby bump."
rape
campus rape
Rape is a serious problem on college campuses, but policy-making alone -- even on the state level -- isn't a solution.