I've noticed a theme since my last post. I went to a talk at my job about feminism. I had a troll on the internet try to tell me it was women's fault they are where they are. He was unpleasant. I read several news articles which reaffirmed my beliefs. It's been a week or … Continue reading Feminism for Men
Someone once told me feminism was no longer needed. This was a woman who was younger. My answer to her is look at our society and you will see the answer.A gymnast in her excitement of winning a gold medal forgot to put her hand over her heart - she got blasted. An Olympic man … Continue reading Is Feminism Still Needed?
While driving home last night after a long day, I spoke with my middle daughter. She told me about one of her co-workers. This woman was abused by her boyfriend resulting in him being arrested and put in jail. She has left him, taking her three sons with her. They went through a trial. Even … Continue reading Domestic Abuse is a Serious Crime
In Montana, a teacher ended up having to serve 30 days for raping one of his 14 year old students. Here is a link to the story: http://www.politicususa.com/2013/08/28/judge-rapist-30-days-14-year-older-chronological-age.htmlThe reason given is ridiculous. The girl acted older than her age. It doesn't matter how she acts. The fact is she was 14 and as her teacher … Continue reading Rape is Rape
Vicki is a news junky. Because she is a news junky I hear all sorts of stories that are good, bad, funny, and tragic. The three articles I talk about in here have provoked me. India has had at least two severe gang rapes in the last month. Both women were taken hostage on a … Continue reading Women’s Value
Governor Walker just repealed the Equal Pay Act. This is criminal in my eyes. Women already don’t make the same as men. The excuses I hear for women earning less is that they are more likely to take time off for having babies. My answer to that is who do you think put the baby … Continue reading Book Publishers Beware!