16 articles Tag Rape culture

About Those White Wine Brunches

About Those White Wine Brunches

According to an actor no one cares about, women sound exactly like Donald Trump over brunch!

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How A Victim Should Be

How A Victim Should Be

Our culture expects a lot of sexual assault victims.

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Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Don’t Rape

Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Don’t Rape

Amy Schumer shows us that THIS is how you do a rape joke.

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On Jian Ghomeshi, or how rape culture can protect accused men in positions of power

On Jian Ghomeshi, or how rape culture can protect accused men in positions of power

When a well-known man with a platform gets accused of sexual violence, why are we so quick to discredit those making the allegations?

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Preventing rape: you’re doing it wrong.

Preventing rape: you’re doing it wrong.

Oh, look: another ‘rape-prevention’ invention that puts the onus of preventing rape on potential victims, not potential perpetrators. HOW NOVEL.

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How Not to Be a #NotAllMen Man: A SCREAMING IN ALL CAPS Guide

How Not to Be a #NotAllMen Man: A SCREAMING IN ALL CAPS Guide

What can we do about misogyny? Lots actually.

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WORDS HAVE MEANINGS: HYSTERIA

WORDS HAVE MEANINGS: HYSTERIA

Stop dismissing women as ‘hysterical’ — especially when they’re talking about rape culture.

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This week was the shits, you guys

This week was the shits, you guys

Since reading Dylan Farrow’s open letter about the sexual abuse allegations against Woody Allen, Jen has been obsessively following the ensuing coverage.

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Critiquing Rape Culture With Spinach And Doing An Awesome Job At It

Critiquing Rape Culture With Spinach And Doing An Awesome Job At It

This brilliant piece of satire perfectly highlights the horrible attitudes and actions rape culture helps create and perpetuate. It’s kind of the best.

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Everything Old Is New Again

Everything Old Is New Again

Chastity belts are back! This time, marketed as ‘anti-rape wear!’ Because locking up your vagina is a fool-proof strategy to prevent sexual assault.

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