Day: June 10, 2005

Clarification

Amanda does a good job summing up the “Fetal Protection” case that so many of us feminist bloggers commented on this week: It looks like there’s a very good chance that this homemade abortion was the last incident in a…

Flickr

I set up a new Flickr account for myself. I figure it’s a decent way to keep my pictures somewhat organized. So far I have pictures of the cats and the garden (in its earliest stages) uploaded, and this is…

A policy of rape

This Krisof column is sickening. He looks at rape in Sudan, and some of the information he puts forth is absolutely awful. Unfortunately he doesn’t really get into the history and politics of rape as a war tactic, but his…

Wanna feel sick?

Then read David Brooks’ intolerable column on AIDS in Africa. Sure, everyone likes an optimist, but comparing AIDS clincis to dot-com start-ups in the Silicon valley? No thanks. It’s one of the most overly-simplistic, insulting things I’ve ever read. There…

The NY Times takes on asexuals

Theyre a ways behind other media outlets, but oh well. The Times has an article on asexuals finally “outing” themselves.