This Week in Misogyny Has Been Around the World

So much misogyny, so little time! We’ve got misogyny in every corner of the globe, more sexism at the Olympics, terrible dating advice, and so much more! (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.) Read More This Week in Misogyny Has Been Around the World

Feminism Hero Sandra Fluke’s Amazing DNC Speech

Confession: I missed most of Sandra Fluke’s speech when it aired Wednesday night (I was on an evening slushie run). Fortunately, I have DVR and the interwebs to help me out, and I’ve already watched it twice. Both times, I got teary eyed, because this woman is just so awesome. Many of you may remember her from earlier this year, when she gave testimony to House Democrats on the religious exemption to the birth mandate of the Affordable Care Act and was subsequently attacked by conservative D-Bag extraordinaire Rush Limbaugh. Read More Feminism Hero Sandra Fluke’s Amazing DNC Speech

News Appetizers: I Got The Mid Week Blues

Hello, kittens, and welcome back! Here we are at another round of news recap, where I, your dark current events overlord, Kitten McTavish, will be highlighting this week’s highs, lows, and all that fluffy stuff in between. Where will we go from here? Is this where we want to be? Doesn’t matter because the world keeps on spinnin’ and like my dear mother says, “You wake up and there are still gonna be assholes. Don’t worry, there are good folks, too.” Positively crucial!  So lets get this gravy train a workin’ and huddle down into the mid-week news. Read More News Appetizers: I Got The Mid Week Blues