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The Real Problem with Abercrombie & Fitch---How Jeffries' Message Hurts Us ALL

The Real Problem with Abercrombie & Fitch---How Jeffries' Message Hurts Us ALL | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Kristen Lamb's Blog:
I wasn't going to blog at all this week. Have been taking a break and refueling.
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Step One: Cut a Hole in the Box

Step One: Cut a Hole in the Box | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from King of States!:
So, this is a person with a blog. Judging from her many sponsors -- the main one is BlogHer -- and commenters, her blog is fairly popular.
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Your Rape Jokes Bore Me

Your Rape Jokes Bore Me | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
From Tess Rafferty:
When I hear a rape joke, I have a range of reactions. Sometimes it’s been laughter. Sometimes I’ve felt a weary indignation.
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Sexism in Games – A Mea Culpa

Sexism in Games – A Mea Culpa | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
From  Welcome to Trixieland:
If Meaghan Marie’s recent post about the sexism she’s encountered in the games industry was at all shocking to you, you either don’t work in the games industry or you’ve had your head up your ass.
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What The Air Force Doesn't Get About Rape Culture Is A Lot

What The Air Force Doesn't Get About Rape Culture Is A Lot | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from The Cassandra Files:
Let's just say that the Air Force's response to the epidemic of military sexual assault is a little off key.
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Tesco, gender and toys: So why is the grass always greener?

Tesco, gender and toys: So why is the grass always greener? | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from glosswatch:
So Tesco define chemistry sets as “for boys” and dolls’ houses as “for girls”. I know this because justified outrage has flared up on twitter, but I also know this because, well, they would do, wouldn’t they?
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The Kitten Setting: An Experiment

The Kitten Setting: An Experiment | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Make Me a Sammich:
Recently Mandaray told me about the Kitten Setting: a method for dealing with trolls on the Internet. I've been dying to try it out. Behold my first attempt at employing the Kitten Setting.
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Is the "Bang Some Chicks" blog any better than the Pickup Artists it parodies?

Is the "Bang Some Chicks" blog any better than the Pickup Artists it parodies? | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from man boobz:
I’ve been reading through the archives of Bang Some Chicks, a PUA parody blog featuring the imaginary exploits of the incredibly stupid chick-bangers F-Close Frank and DTF Dave and a couple of other faux PUAs.
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"I Did Right" - WIGS' "Lauren" Series Packs Power & Punch

"I Did Right" - WIGS' "Lauren" Series Packs Power & Punch | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from The Stretch For Something Beautiful:
The future of TV is changing - no longer do we wait nightly for our shows to come on. With time-shifting, PVR-ing, and the Internet, we're able to catch shows anytime we want to.
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Fox News "It Girl" Just Wondering About Malia Obama's Sex Life

Fox News "It Girl" Just Wondering About Malia Obama's Sex Life | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from The Cassandra Files:
Fox News radio host, TV pundit, and "It girl" Andrea Tantaros totally gets that talking about the President's children is out-of-bounds. Unless, of course, they go on a snazzy vacation.
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Shitbrained bollocks of the day: fanny edition

Shitbrained bollocks of the day: fanny edition | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Another angry woman:
Leave it out Stavvers, it's not worth it, my inner monologue screams.
But no. No irritation too small for me. No tripe too trivial to miss the opportunity to open dialogues which are missed by the mainstream.
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I've Had It: Standing Up to Gun Culture

I've Had It: Standing Up to Gun Culture | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Elsie Snuffin:
I've had it.
I've had it with gun culture. I've had it with this ridiculous notion that the Second Amendment means every citizen is entitled to an unlimited arsenal of military-grade weapons.
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Celebrating women of color, one girl at a time

Celebrating women of color, one girl at a time | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Via QueerBlackFeminist:
Last month, when The Onion magazine posted a tweet calling nine year old Quvenzhané Wallis the c-word, I tweeted a reply, “No Black girl is safe.”  And that’s how I felt, and often do feel, even though it’s a bit bleak.
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Silent No More

Silent No More | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from portiasmart:
Triggers. Triggers everywhere. So many survivors must have experienced something similar to me when faced with the media over the last twelve months.
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Feminist in a fat-shaming world

Feminist in a fat-shaming world | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from The Sin City Siren:
*Trigger warning: Eating disorders and body image
For some reason I have not been able to escape the topic of body image and fat-shaming this week. Does the arrival of summer have us all on the collective edge?
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What Does Body-Snarking Have To Do With Politico? Glad You Asked.

What Does Body-Snarking Have To Do With Politico?  Glad You Asked. | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from I Be Rockin' It: Okay, so last night I went to a Politico Playbook Cocktail Event--for those unfamiliar with Politico, check out their wonky, Beltway-Insider type stuff here.  It's a good politics/news/current events source that DC-ers...
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I'm Pretty Sick of People Using Violence Against Women As An Easy "Punchline." If You Can Even Call It A Punchline. Pun Probably Intended.

I'm Pretty Sick of People Using Violence Against Women As An Easy "Punchline." If You Can Even Call It A Punchline. Pun Probably Intended. | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Fiending for Hope:
Trigger warning for domestic violence and graphic imagery.
I think that The Onion needs a refresher about what, exactly, satire is. Because this:
is not satire.
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On Elizabeth Smart, Sex and Worth: People Are Not Gum

On Elizabeth Smart, Sex and Worth: People Are Not Gum | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Julie Gillis:
I cannot believe, in 2013, that this statement needs to be made.
People are not gum.
People do not get used up from sex. People are not like chewed pieces of Trident or like dirty toothbrushes because they've had sex.
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The "Friend Zone" is Total Fucking Bullshit

The "Friend Zone" is Total Fucking Bullshit | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Make Me a Sammich:
I know, I'm late to the party, but it's my turn to chime in on the ubiquitous Friend Zone conversation/debate/debacle.
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European sterilization of transgender people more widespread than thought

European sterilization of transgender people more widespread than thought | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT by Lexie Cannes: THE GUERRILLA ANGEL REPORT -- It was a rape of a trans woman in Sweden that brought to attention the 'sterilization before legal gender change' law that was on the books in there and in...
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Domestic Violence Permission Slips

Domestic Violence Permission Slips | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
via Kitsch-Slapped: We, as a society, give many permission slips to abusers, excusing their abuse, violence & control with claims of “understandable stressors.” Perhaps no category of these permission slips is larger, more pervasive, than...
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My Bathroom Scale Ban

My Bathroom Scale Ban | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Shaunanagins:
I used to hate the mall.
On the surface, it was just another way to separate myself from other teenage girls (I watch Die Hard! I wear shorts! I watch hockey! I can pretend to be funny!
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Patriarchy is not your fault, but it is your responsibility.

Patriarchy is not your fault, but it is your responsibility. | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Queer Guess Code:
Patriarchy.  What a dirty word.  I'm scared to use it in my posts because it almost guarantees a severe and mindless reaction from so many people.
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The Right To Be Privileged

The Right To Be Privileged | FEMBORG | Scoop.it
Reblogged from Hand of Ananke:
The right to exercise your faith does not include the right to have that faith enjoy a privileged position. I am tackling nothing new here.
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