Category Archives: Sexism

An Open Letter to Dave Chappelle

Dear Dave Chappelle, I heard about your Netfix special, about the #MeToo jokes and the transgender jokes, and how you’ve been criticized as tone-deaf. I’ve heard all about it. So I won’t be going into any of that. I think enough … Continue reading

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A Must Read

Drop what you are doing and read this op-ed by Salma Hayek. It’s difficult in spots, but this is something that you absolutely must read.

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Glass Rocks and Stone Houses

(I’m currently listening to the Cave Theme from Pokémon Sun and Moon. It’s very soothing, which is something I need right at this moment.) It happened today. Something that I feared would happen but had been hoping against hope that it … Continue reading

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I Quit the World

Not you too, Angela: Angela Lansbury: attractive women ‘must sometimes take the blame’ for sexual harassment. “There are two sides to this coin. We have to own up to the fact that women, since time immemorial, have gone out of … Continue reading

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In Plain Sight

Now, you can add Matt Lauer’s name to the list of harassers. In his case, it cost him dearly; he’s been fired from NBC. He’s off the Today Show. People are shocked, but that goes without saying. “He seemed so … Continue reading

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The Humbling River

I found this last week and I’ve been wanting to post about it; titled Literally, Why Can’t I Say #MeToo?, it deals with one woman and her struggle to speak about her own experiences. Case in point: Yet I found that … Continue reading

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Life Imitating Lowbrow Art

I found this on the Friendly Atheist and it still has me scratching my head: Christian Pastor Says Women Who Dress Provocatively Are Sexually Assaulting Men. I’m not making this up. Gallups agreed, saying that if a man were to parade … Continue reading

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