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Uh, Mitt Romney, the White House and Air Force One belong to The People. YOU'RE the one with the privately owned mansion and jet.
Congratulations, people who defend rape jokes and argue they're "harmless." You are the climate change deniers of social justice.
A rape joke isn't released into a void. It's released into a culture in which 1 in 6 women and 1 in 10 men are raped.
While I am all for universal healthcare inc. psych care, not all people w/ mental illness are dangerous, & not all killers are mentally ill.
The world looks very different once you replace "I don't think you should feel that way" with "I want to understand why you feel that way."
If you think that men have nothing to gain via feminism, especially marginalized men, then you have a basic misunderstanding of feminism.
I love the police officer giving the presser right now who refuses to describe the scene, b/c there's no value in it. I love him.
If you think that feminists are all alike, think all the same things, hold all the same beliefs, you fundamentally misunderstand feminism.
Melissa McEwan is the proprietor of Shakesville, a progressive feminist blog and a community of teaspoon-wielding badasses who expect more.