Almost Half of Teen Boys and Young Men Have Been Sexually Coerced

According to a new study, a large portion of teen boys and young men have been forced or coerced into sexual activity by a peer. The study, published in the journal Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 43% of high school boys and young college men reported they had an unwanted sexual experience, and 95% reported that a… » 4/05/14 5:38pm 4/05/14 5:38pm

Get Rid of Sex (aka, Tycho!! I found a thing!!!)

Bletchley Circle season 2 was a bit too rich for my nighttime blood, so I started browsing (like ya do), and stumbled upon the most amazing book, Undoing Sex (start on page 15). It is written by a female-bodied queer person who is basically like "Valerie Solanas and Dworkin were… » 3/25/14 11:30am 3/25/14 11:30am

NJ Judge Rules Pregnant Women Can Ban Father From Delivery Room

A judge in New Jersey has ruled that women have a right to keep the biological father of their child out of the delivery room. Superior Court Judge Sohail Mohammed wrote that requiring a woman to notify the biological father and allow him in the delivery room was a violation of both a patient's right to privacy and a… » 3/14/14 10:37pm 3/14/14 10:37pm

The intersection of sexual harassment and climate change??

My school is having a panel on "Sexual Harassment and Institutional Climate Change", which seems interesting, because I would have thought that those two topics were really and truly unrelated to each other. (Next up: are black holes the secret police of The Patriarchy?) But, I enjoy weird things, and since I can't go to … » 2/18/14 8:38pm 2/18/14 8:38pm