Day: September 8, 2008

Sarah Palin: Objectively pro-sexual assault

Op-Edna finds that during Sarah Palin’s two terms as mayor, the town of Wasilla charged victims of sexual assault the cost of their rape kits: ANCHORAGE – Gov. Tony Knowles recently signed legislation protecting victims of sexual assault from being…

Sarah Palin’s “war prayer”

As sympathetic as I am to AlterNet’s intentions, and as much as I agree with a good deal of the content in the recent article, “Sarah Palin’s 9 Most Disturbing Beliefs,” I’m afraid that I have to call foul on…

What are we really selling here?

I have a habit of listening to music without ever watching the music video. So, whenever I do discover the video (normally through YouTube) it can occasionally be a bit of a shock to see the messages in the video…

Well, as long as we’re speaking slowly.

“No more dead women from clandestine abortions” Right-wing blogger Gold-Plated Witch on Wheels links to my Joe Biden post, and has a pretty typical response to my argument about anti-choicers and fertilized eggs. My argument is this: Anti-choicers claim that…

Thanks, Joe.

I’m totally cool with Joe Biden’s personal belief that life begins at conception. It’s a view that makes sense, morally and scientifically, to a lot of people. I personally think it’s more accurate to say that fertilization is a pivotal…

Greetings Feministe

It’s Renee again from womanist musings and Feminocracy. I am finishing off my stint guest blogging for the summer.  For those that missed me the last time around, I write a womanist/feminist blog that daily focuses on what I like…