The best feminist textbook and it’s still completely bogus

I’ve noted previously how bad some social science research is. Well, top (or should that be bottom?) of the pile has always been Women’s studies. That’s not just my opinion either – in one unguarded moment during the 90s I was witness to a conversation where some liberal students admitted freely that were academics to actually have to produce something useful, Women’s Studies… Continue reading The best feminist textbook and it’s still completely bogus

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The War On Women… who are candidates for the Republican Party

It is a constant source of amazement just how badly the Democratic party behave when faced with strong, conservative women. I wonder if anyone will ask Heitkamp or Democrat House candidate Pam Gulleson, both of whom have made hay about the “Republican War On Women,” what they think of their past and present party leadership… Continue reading The War On Women… who are candidates for the Republican Party

Blaming the Victim

One of the sillier aspects of the already extremely silly “slut walks” was the oft-repeated claim that only in the case of rape were the actions of the victim blamed for causing the crime. The claim that such statements are only made with regard to rape are a case of truth being selected to fit… Continue reading Blaming the Victim

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Isn’t that interesting – Wikileaks Wikileaking

Well, there’s something that hasn’t had wide currency. Then, in mid August, Assange was charged with rape following sexual encounters with two Swedish women. Assange declared the charges ”baseless and disturbing” and said they were part of a ”smear campaign” by WikiLeaks detractors. The rape charges were withdrawn several days later, but then reinstated. The… Continue reading Isn’t that interesting – Wikileaks Wikileaking