This Week in Misogyny Will Take “That’s Sexist!” for $400, Alex

This week, let’s talk about why teen girls should think about getting IUDs, why some men are weirdly excited to be called “evil,” and why no app can stop sexual assault. Also, weddings and babies! (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.) Read More This Week in Misogyny Will Take “That’s Sexist!” for $400, Alex

On Fallon Fox, Robbie Rogers, Jason Collins, Queers in Sports, and Me

The last few months have been awesome for queers in sports. Starting in February with Robbie Rogers announcing he was gay and then promptly retiring from soccer, sports stories have taken a turn for the queer. Fallon Fox came out as a transwoman MMA fighter in March after being threatened with being outed. The biggest news of course was Jason Collins outing himself in a Sports Illustrated cover story. These stories are all interwoven in that queers in sports have become more talked about in the last few years. From straight allies like Chris Kluwe and Scott Fujita to the tragic story of Brendan Burke, we have seen LGBT athletes thrust onto the national media stage. Read More On Fallon Fox, Robbie Rogers, Jason Collins, Queers in Sports, and Me