Day: October 19, 2005

An Honest Question

I’ve noticed the numbers of conservative and libertarian readership are significantly up on Feministe, and I’m generally curious why. It is because conservative and libertarian blogs have pushed you our way, did you find us on your own, is there…

The “Gays” Are Coming!

Hide your sons and daughters. World Net Daily flips its lid today over the “homosexual agenda” and the horrors it hath wrought. Like suggesting that the “gays” exist, and should not have their identities placed in quotation marks. Others: -Schools…

Electing Women in Africa

An interesting article in the Times about women voting and running for office in Liberia. Women were victims and commodities in the long civil war – some combatants were effectively paid by being given the right to rape, to brutalize…

Why Not Gender-Neutral Marriage?

I think it was Amp who I first heard the term “gender-neutral marriage” from, and it makes a lot of sense — particularly when put in the framework that Amanda presents in this fantastic post. After reading Dan Savage’s latest…