Tag: full frontal feminism

The Silence of Our Friends

So this argument has cropped up a bunch of times over the course of the great Full Frontal Feminism debate. (I’m really, really not picking on hk, okay? It’s just a good handy example, so here it is.) Even if…

Full Frontal Feminism Update

I just noticed that Piny has posted a follow-up as well. Read hers, because it’s good, and it points to the very important and substantial criticism that I did not address in my initial post. I’m still in DC and…

Full Frontal Followup

Oy. Back, you say? I’m such a deadbeat. Mkay, first some business. I know that Jill’s post was mostly about unsubstantive criticisms of Full Frontal Feminism. I think that it’s fair to complain about arguments like, “Jessica is too pretty…

Full Frontal Feminism

Jill and Full Frontal Feminism. Because of the giant ego! So I said that I was taking a break, but here I am. I’m writing specifically in response to the number of criticisms of Jessica Valenti’s new book, Full Frontal…

Buy Jessica’s Book

Jessica Valenti of Feministing has a book out: Full Frontal Feminism: A Young Woman’s Guide To Why Feminism Matters. Check it out! Jessica’s assault on the media continues as she’s interviewed by a weirdly-obsessed-with-boob-flashing Rebecca Traister in Salon, as well…

Thank You!

To Daniel, who sent me a copy of Jessica Valenti’s new book, Full Frontal Feminism. I am very excited to read it. And Daniel, you brightened my day!