What Else I’m Reading

Why are men still joking about rape? And why is rape still being imaged as erotic and sexy? Abstinence-only education hits a dead end with HPV. Katha Pollitt tosses her two cents into the supposed “mommy wars.” The Truth About…

Consequences

One of the most disturbing things that has come out of the latest round of wingnut efforts to expose ideological enemies (and travel photographers) is their targeting of the children of Times staff members: Go hunt them down and do…

Hand Grenade

(I ended up writing two posts on Blue’s post and thread. They might or might not match up with each other. I figure I’ll just put them up in tandem and let the feministas–and Blue, hopefully–discuss them either in conjunction…