Louise's Feminist Musings

Notes on feminist news & issues

Why Real Men Shouldn’t Fantasize About Women

Read a man’s thoughts about the destructiveness of porn. I think he is right and I am glad to hear a man say it (although the sort of analysis does … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · 4 Comments

De eeuw van de vrouw

“Economen voorspellen dat de 21e eeuw de eeuw van de vrouw wordt.” Televisie programma met onder meer aandacht voor vrouwenrechten, sekseneutrale opvoeding, emancipatie en meer. Vrouwenrechten: Zie ook: http://altijdwat.ncrv.nl/nieuwsblogs/bekijk-alvast-altijd-wat-wijzer-vrouwenrechten Sekse … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Woman Farts in Maxi Pad Ad

Big news! Watch it here:

July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blurred Lines Gender Reversed

Hot guys version Funny guys version ‘Normal’ guys version So…OK…time to say something about it now: those funny versions all perpetuate the stereotype that men’s bodies are funny,never sexy, certainly … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Oh NO, crotch sweat!!!! Isn’t that the WORST thing that could happen??! WAAAAAAHHH

This only exists in some dirty little advertisement agency’s fucker’s mind.

July 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Wanna Go Out?

“Where are we going?” “To your death, statistically.” Watch Louis CK  >>>>>>

July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Accounts from Women Who Had an Abortion after 20 Weeks Pregnancy

  Usually discussions about abortion are very abstract. I, myself am also guilty of making abstract, philosophical arguments pro choice. Unfortunately it makes one forget about the reality in which … Continue reading

July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

What to Think of Men’s Rights Organizations?

I have no idea what to think about men’s rights association and other such groups. Well, that is…I do……you see, I care for men’s right to be more human. I … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · 6 Comments

Rape in Dubai

There has been some news on facebook about a Norwegian woman who was raped in Dubai and then got sentenced to 16 months in prison, her rapists 13. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23381448 Today … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Heat

Great movie, I laughed my socks off. I loved to see a guy get abused for planning to cheat on his wife with a  prostitute, loved the dick-shooting scene (after … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sexism in Research Revealed: watch BBC Horizon

Very interesting this documentary about what makes us human. In it an age old scientific assumption, that women’s large pelvises make them walk insufficiently, is proven wrong. (The whole documentary … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Key to Promotion for Women: don’t smile

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/10101889/Key-to-promotion-for-women-dont-smile.html `Previous research has established that people who are thought to be willing to lead a team are more likely to be given the opportunity to do so. Women have … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Mask You Live In: new film about masculinity by Jennifer Siebel Newsom

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July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Great Bystander Intervention Story!

About a man helping a woman out when creep approaches her and won’t go away. Here’s part of his story: It was painful to watch.  She clearly wanted nothing to … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment