Transforming University Rape Culture from the Inside Out


Michael J. Russer is glad that universities are now being held accountable for managing rape and sexual assault cases. But he also believes we have to get to the root causes of rape culture before we can see real change.

4 Real Laws Passed To Ban Imaginary Things


It may not be a problem, it may not even be real, but it’s illegal!

Mumbai Legislators Propose Unhelpful Idea To Reduce Rape


With one of the worst rates of rape in India, the city of Mumbai is considering cracking down on… mannequins.

Gabby Giffords’s Emotional Gun Control Op-Ed Goes Viral


Giffords’ strong words for the politicians have gone viral. What do you think?

After New Zealand Legalized Gay Marriage, Spectators Sang a Love Song for a Lesbian Lawmaker (Video)


This will tug on your heart strings!

Let’s Talk Seriously About Gun Control

Serious Cat takes gun storage seriously

I want gun control–I’m just not sure what that means.

California is First to Protect Gay Minors from Antigay “Therapy”


Annie Scudder of TrèsSugar talks about the measures taken by the golden state for LGBTQ teens.

The Day I Went For An Abortion


So long as people think abortions only happen to people they don’t know, they’ll continue to limit our choice.

Taking a Stand: Why I Support a Woman’s Right to Choose

Progress Ohio pro life rally

Every woman should have the right to control what happens with her own body.

His Right to Choose


When Jess Prominski asked her new partner his views on abortion in the event of unplanned pregnancy, she was surprised by his answer.

Can a Middle-Aged White Guy Be a Feminist?


Paul Lanning talks his realization that he is a feminist, and tries to understand what that means in today’s world.

“Why are these men so alienated that they need to express themselves through mass homicide?”


This is a comment by Nick, mostly on the post “Open Thread: Should Certain Guns be Against the Law?” and by Jed Diamond on the post “Not a Joke: Why Do Our Boys Keep Up the Mass Shootings?”