Feminist Philosophers

News feminist philosophers can use

The Sunday cat thinks, “Overcompensation.” October 15, 2011

Filed under: cats,Uncategorized — annejjacobson @ 10:19 pm

The Sunday Cat also thinks Freudianism is explanatory.

 

Women arrested for sex attacks on men

Filed under: intersectionality,Uncategorized — annejjacobson @ 6:49 pm

We do not deny that it can happen.

From CNN:

Police in Zimbabwe on Friday charged three women found in possession of 33 condoms containing semen with 17 counts of aggravated indecent assault in a case that may be a break in a string of sex attacks over the past two years by women targeting male hitchhikers.

Watch Ruparanganda, a professor of sociology at the University of Zimbabwe said : “Some sections of the society use these sperm for ritual purposes. The thinking is that it can be used for regeneration of life since they are source of life (biologically). Some people think that they can have their bad luck gone by using semen. I am sure that explains all this we have been witnessing (men being forced).”

 

House happy to let women die

Filed under: Uncategorized — Jender @ 6:26 am

Today the GOP-led House of Representatives, with the blessings and encouragement of the United States Council of Catholic Bishops and extremist religious groups such as the Family Research Council, passed a bill in a vote of 251 to 172 that would, among other things, allow doctors and hospitals to “exercise their conscience” by letting pregnant women facing emergency medical conditions die.

For more, go here.

 

 
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