Day: January 10, 2006

Is This Rape?

Victim’s male acquaintance breaks into her apartment and grabs her. He is in a rage because she had refused to go out with him. He roughs her up a bit, including belting her across the face and throttling her. He…

Distancing Roe from Griswold

Jessica is liveblogging the Alito hearings and every major news outlet is covering it. We’ve established, not surprisingly, that Alito is being completely non-committal in his responses about the right to privacy and abortion rights. He says he’ll keep an…

Carnival of the Feminists 7

Submissions are rolling in! Nominate yourself or someone else for CF7 by sending an email with links to web[at]feministe[dot]us with the subject line “Carnival of the Feminists.” Submissions must be in by January 15th for the round-up on January 18th.…

Fine for Me, But Not For Thee

I’ll have you know that Indiana schools are failing, although Hoosiers report satisfaction regarding Indiana public K-12 schools. Many see room for improvement, of course, but I see room for improvement in many things, particularly the American government, the price…