Day: February 16, 2006

The Vagina Warriors Are Gonna Getcha

I just don’t understand the right-wing obsession with The Vagina Monologues. So they talk about vaginas. They raise money to combat violence against women and girls. They don’t say, “The best way to live is to wait until your married,…

Yay for Awards!

I know Feministe is always a bridesmaid, but it’s still exciting that Lauren and I were nominated for Best Writing. Even more exciting is the amazing company we’re in, including some of my favorite blogs out there, of which there…

Sentenced to Death for Self Defense

A teenage Iranian girl has been sentenced to death by hanging for accidentally killing a man who was attempting to rape her and her niece. The state-run daily Etemaad reported on Saturday that 18-year-old Nazanin confessed to stabbing one of…