Category Archives: Feminist
I am an atheist. The hardass kind. I also love to sing. And a lot of vocal, and especially choral, music is religious in nature.
h/t Maude of Shakesville Kids of lesbian moms are well-adjusted and have fewer behaviour problems than their peers. A nearly 25-year study concluded that children raised in lesbian households were psychologically well-adjusted and had fewer behavioral problems than their peers. … Continue reading
So at my voice lessons I’m finally learning a new song. It’s in the Alfred book of 26 Italian Arias, and if you’re learning to sing Western Art Music, it’s pretty much guaranteed you’ll sing from this book at some … Continue reading
Via Know More Say More, the Guttmacher Institute has released a study, to be published in an upcoming issue of Social Science and Medicine, documenting the link between men’s abuse of their female intimate partners, and reproductive coercion. The Guttmacher … Continue reading
I wrote previously about coerced pregnancies in abusive relationships. More research showing that the dominant trope of “she trapped me with a pregnancy” is actually the other way around. Fifty-three percent of respondents reported physical or sexual partner violence, 19% reported … Continue reading
Never mind that if you’re celiac (or even just have someone in your life who is), it doesn’t take any more than this to make you slam on the brakes and swerve across three lanes of traffic while crying tears … Continue reading