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An Open Letter to the Men’s Rights Movement

January 14, 2012


Dear men’s rights activists, I have to preface this by saying that I consider myself one of you. Unfortunately, I suspect that a number of you might not agree with my self-identification as a men’s rights activist, because of another important self-identification: I am also a feminist.  I know that this may seem incoherent and even offensive […]

On Luxuries and the Kitchen Table

January 12, 2012


The ongoing physical battles on the streets of Greece have been mirrored in the rest of the financially struggling world with a rhetorical battle to establish the narrative of exactly what went wrong there. The deficit hawk s are winning this battle. Their message is generally along the same line as this Forbes article: A bailout, […]