Men, We Have a Problem With Online Abuse

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Shouldn’t we be pleased that men who abuse women online are being held to account?

Misandry and the Trayvon Martin Case

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Noah Berlatsky looks at the death of Trayvon Martin through the lens of a society that is inherently suspicious of black men.

Why Do Men Need Male-Only Groups on Campus?

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At universities around the world, men’s groups are banned.

Open Thread: Can You Name More Than Two Modern Astronauts, Painters, Inventors, or Scientists?

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Do we value celebrities and playboys more than poets, scientists, and inventors?

Rape Culture: What It Is and How It Works

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Rape culture is the trivialization of rape, and it permeates our society to an alarming extent.

Our Porn, Ourselves

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Charlie Glickman maps the sexist anti-porn arguments of radical feminist Robert Jensen.

What About The Men: Chapter 1, Introduction and Principles

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The first chapter of Noah Brand and Ozy Frantz’s provocative book What About The Men? ​explores feminism, gender performance, and why the “man box” is a bad fit.

Misogyny, Misandry, and Free Speech Online

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Ally Fogg weighs in on the Anita Sarkeesian controversy.

The “Men are Dogs” Double Bind

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Danny explores the idea that men are somehow both expected to behave like mindless sex-obsessed animals, and yet are also held responsible for the incredibly high standards of beauty and grooming women are held to.

Is Creep-Shaming Real?

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Joanna Schroeder believes that comparing the word “slut” with the word “creep” is a false equivalence. But that doesn’t mean she thinks calling guys creeps is okay.

Cracked on Misogyny

TweetHat tip to Psychonomics. TW for brief mentions of rape. Cracked has recently presented an article about the five ways modern men are trained to hate women, as part of its latest bid to be Feministe’s more ableist, more prone to dick jokes little brother. Seriously, what is it with Cracked and social justice these […]

Census Bureau: Fathers Pretty Much Just Babysitters

TweetDid you know that according to the Census Bureau fathers are just “child care”? It’s not baby-sitting when Daddy does it. Who wouldn’t agree with that? The U.S. Census Bureau, apparently. When both parents are present in the household, the Census Bureau assumes for the purposes of its “Who’s Minding the Kids?” report, that the mother is […]

The Boy Who Wanted to Be a Girl: A Story of Sexism

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And yes, that includes misandry.

Achievement Unlocked: Human Woman

TweetI’ve been feeling a bit low just lately, what with it getting dark at 4:30 in the afternoon. It’s the kind of lifestyle in the kind of latitude where you realize that it’s entirely possible that you became a vampire weeks ago, and you just haven’t noticed because sunlight hasn’t touched your skin since god […]

Exploring Misandry in Video Games: Part 2, Do I really have to play as this jerk?

Tweet(See told you I’d come back to this) Edit: Here’s part 1 if anyone is interested    thank you to Tumbleweed in the comments for reminding me. I believe that characterisation is one of those pesky things modern gaming is still having trouble integrating into current generation games effectively. In the golden age it wasn’t […]

Amber Cole and the Misandry of Low Expectations

TweetTrigger warning for rape. Amber Cole is a fourteen-year-old girl. She performed oral sex on one boy while a second filmed her. There is some suggestion (for instance, by her father) that she might have been coerced; the boys responsible have been arrested. The video surfaced on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook, where she was widely […]