Daily Archives: August 18, 2009

Eve’s Bible

Eve’s Bible: A Woman’s Guide to the Old Testament by Sarah S. Forth (St. Martin’s Griffin) Eve’s Bible is written for “every woman who has ever said, ‘I’ve always wanted to read the Bible, but…’” Billing itself as a guide … Continue reading

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PETA: Fat Shaming and Consequences

As most regular readers of Womanist Musings know, I have serious issues with the way PeTA advocates for animal rights.   Their common approach is to take bodies that have been socially marginalized and attack.  They have sexualized women, dressed as … Continue reading

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“I’m Sorry, But We’ll Need to See Your Genitals”

Laurie and Marlene say: (Marlene Hoeber blogs regularly for Body Impolitic. This post is cross-posted to Body Impolitic.) From the Philadelphia Gay News comes this disgusting story of Kate Lynn Blatt, whose employer requested a photograph of her genitalia as … Continue reading

Posted in Feminism, Gender, General, Trans | Tagged , , , , | 28 Comments