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One of the rocks that the debate on women's issues seems to founder on, over and over again, is the disparity of reward that seems to be available for men and women in the process of shifting from ...
by serendipityisabitch
Comment Count 151 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
In a recent Walking on Eggshells diary , CroneWit made a valuable observation about how men talk (and often do not talk) about their familiarity with feminism. [W]e need men who understand this ...
by Silencio
Comment Count 261 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 63 Recommends
No, I'm not talking about the TV show. (Except I am, sorta.) I'm talking about (and to) men who are mad. Mad like Howard Beale was mad. Mad at (or about) women. Women who talk about women-stuff.
by Silencio
Comment Count 498 comments on Wed Jun 18, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 139 Recommends
It’s been one of those weeks where so many things have come to light that I simply do not know where to begin writing first. I sit there and think, which of the various things that I have been ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
So males, lets rap. Today, there has been much discussion over the Santa Barbara shootings, the state of society, patriarchy, feminism, and the equality of women. In fact, there has been much ...
by rexymeteorite
Comment Count 381 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 04:38 PM PDT with 118 Recommends
OllieGarkey has a disturbing diary up ( here ) about a very recent shooting in California, perpetrated by an MRA (or "Mens Rights Activist"). In the diary, OG describes the shooter's (I refuse to ...
by rexymeteorite
Comment Count 325 comments on Sat May 24, 2014 at 12:34 PM PDT with 231 Recommends
The firing of New York Times CEO Jill Abramson for filing a law suit against the Times for gender based pay discrimination has been one of the main stories on twitter the last couple of weeks. It ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 41 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
It is Mother’s Day Weekend, here, in the United States. Other countries that celebrate Mother’s Day this weekend? According to Wikipedia: Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Anguilla, Antigua and ...
by cboswell
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat May 10, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
Last week the decision in Ohio broadening the scope of gay marriage put one more nail in the coffin of homophobic culture and was a win for equal rights-- or was it? Don't get me wrong. I am in ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 53 comments on Sun Apr 20, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Today’s diary, a co-production of NY Brit Expat and myself, reposts the historical documents we used last year quoting the words and actions of the “founding mothers” of International Women’...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Mar 09, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Tom P's excellent diary on conservative yearning for stories of kind masters summed up a lot of what I've observed in patriarchal families - ones where Father Knows Best. The kind, benevolent ...
by Tracker
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 07:13 AM PST with 6 Recommends
We are coming up to the 41st anniversary of Roe vs Wade and Doe vs Bolton . A couple of days ago, I received an email from the Center for Reproductive Rights entitled "Victory in North Carolina" ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 66 comments on Sun Jan 19, 2014 at 03:00 PM PST with 29 Recommends
We may never know the full story of the marital infidelity of Doug Phillips, a San Antonio, Texas-based, theocratic homeschooling entrepreneur of national significance . But one thing is clear: The ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 66 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 02:41 PM PST with 173 Recommends
This series focuses on the region from where the roots of Western Judaic and Christian civilization of today are traced: the northeastern, eastern, and southeastern region surrounding the ...
by Janet Wise
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 05:17 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
This series focuses on the region from where the roots of Western Judaic and Christian civilization of today are traced: the northeastern, eastern, and southeastern region surrounding the ...
by Janet Wise
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 05:01 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Oh, that would be stuff like "pregnancy" which a male person has absolutely nothing at all to do with, and "breastfeeding" in sacred male precincts like THE WORKPLACE, UNIVERSITIES, THE MILITARY ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Sep 18, 2013 at 11:55 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
This series focuses on the region from where the roots of Western Judaic and Christian civilization of today are traced: the northeastern, eastern, and southeastern region surrounding the ...
by Janet Wise
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 09:59 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Late at night, when my wife Ellen is in the bath and I am doing the dishes, I like to indulge my predilection for Very Bad TV, without receiving Ellen's patented "Why aren't we watching that ...
by boblemon71
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 09:34 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Accordingly to an article entitled, “More Women Are bringing Home the Bacon…, ” heralding women’s gains in pay equity, a recent Pew study revealed that an impressive number of married ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Jun 23, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
I am not feeling well, but from the request of Kossarian I respect I will make an attempt at passing along something extremely important in two elements: equality and leadership. They come in the ...
by paradox
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jun 15, 2013 at 07:05 AM PDT with 7 Recommends