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The Gender Book

The Gender Book About the project: “This project started in a cute grey house in Houston, Texas on Marshall street in the part of town called Montrose.  The community on Marshall street was a blend gender expressions, from the fabulous drag kings to the androgynous couch-crasher, to the soft-butch art teacher, the princess labrador retriever … Continue reading

“12-Year-Old Girl Kicked Off Football Team Because Boys Had ‘Impure Thoughts’ About Her”

“12-Year-Old Girl Kicked Off Football Team Because Boys Had ‘Impure Thoughts’ About Her” Holyshitwhydoesthisstuffkeephappening?! As I and many other writers have addressed, if we’re ever going to combat rape culture and the policing of female sexuality, we have to teach young men and women that they are responsible for their own sexual urges and desires. … Continue reading

Ugh…Really Serena? and other WTFs

So Serena Williams was recently the subject of a Rolling Stone profile written by Stephen Rodrick. She was interviewed a few months ago for the piece, during which she said commented on the Steubenville rape (CONTENT ALERT: REALLY STUPID COMMENT AHEAD): “Do you think it was fair, what they got? They did something stupid, but I don’t … Continue reading