Monthly Archives: October 2013

Radical Feminism, Right-Wing Ideology, and Liberal Feminism

When I talk to “sex positives”, leftists or liberals, I often get told my Radical Feminist opinions about sexuality to them sound like conservativism of the worst kind. This certainly has nothing to do with me as a person, because … Continue reading

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Code Switching

When I talk like we did back home, I am “blunt”. White trash. When I talk like it’s proper for women in academia, I’m “thoughtful”. Meek social climber. When I talk like it’s proper for men in academia, I’m “competitive”. … Continue reading

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Can Women Oppress Other Women?

Reading around in the Radical Feminist blogosphere, I often come across posts claiming women cannot oppress other women.

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“Lesbian” Movie

http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/sep/04/blue-is-the-warmest-colour-actors-director

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Marriage

You get married And I hurt over Our light-filled past Together we grew out of the spongy dark forest Moss around our feet Fern around our hips Berries in our mouths And our heads like the shoots of firs and … Continue reading

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