Archive for rape

Legitimate Rape

Posted in feminism, sexism with tags , , , , , on 22 August 2012 12:21 am by Alice

The dangers of patriarchy.
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The War on Women

Posted in atheism, feminism, politics, religion, sexism with tags , , , , on 17 February 2012 7:48 pm by Alice

Rep. Darrell Issa refuses to allow woman to testify and Virginia reverts to the Dark Ages.

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Susan G. Komen and Planned Parenthood

Posted in atheism, feminism, religion, sexism with tags , , , on 3 February 2012 10:59 am by Alice

Komen pulled their funding for breast cancer screenings for poor women at Planned Parenthood centers.

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How very Christian of them

Posted in atheism, quotes, religion with tags , on 20 September 2011 9:20 am by Alice

Threats of rape and murder against American Atheists, Inc.
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Open Letter to Richard Dawkins

Posted in atheism, feminism, sexism with tags , , , on 6 July 2011 11:47 am by Alice

Recently, an atheist (who happens to be female) had an incident in an elevator, and calmly asked dudes in general not to do this.

Richard Dawkins put in his two cents, making light of women who have been victims of anything less than genital mutilation.

Stephanie, over at Almost Diamonds has put up a letter expressing to RD how victims of sexual assault feel.

Full text of letter behind the jump.
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Religion Harms

Posted in atheism, feminism, religion, sexism with tags , , , , on 3 July 2011 1:02 am by Alice

‘God told him’ to rape and stab couple

Kalebu told the courtroom on Wednesday: “I was there and I was told by my God, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to attack my enemies, and I did so.”

This is some fucked up shit. Two women living their lives, trying to be happy, somehow makes them his enemies?!

Religion Harms

Posted in atheism, feminism, history with tags , , on 14 June 2011 2:17 pm by Alice

I can still hear the kids’ screams

Life at Bindoon, run by the Catholic Church’s Christian Brothers, was a catalogue of cruelty, where beatings and sexual assaults were daily events.

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