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Please Don’t Play The Tomato-Tomahto Game With The Steubenville Rape: All Rape Is Brutal

January 14, 2013


Oh the linguistics of rape. On Twitter Saturday night, Eve Vawter of Mommyish argued over whether or not it’s correct to call the Steubenville Jane Doe‘s rape “brutal”. But she had a dissenting view. Lee Stranahan who is described as a “former leftist activist” would like to make the point that not all rape is brutal […]

My Name Is Jasmine. I Sneak Boys in at 3 a.m….

November 29, 2012


As reported all over the US this past weekend, the article below is from the Daily Mail online. I looked and listened for a trace of dismay (other than the fake shock accompanied with a smile on Fox News) in the voices of television reporters, or the mention of child abuse. I didn’t find either. This is […]