Louise's Feminist Musings

Notes on feminist news & issues

Text of Blurred Lines Written in Sentences Rapists Said to Their Victims

Think Blurred Lines sounds rapey? Others think so too. http://thesocietypages.org/socimages/2013/09/17/from-the-mouths-of-rapists-the-lyrics-of-robin-thickes-blurred-lines-and-real-life-rape/ Behind the link pictures of rape victims who hold up a sign with things that their rapists said to them … Continue reading

September 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Men in Asia Were Asked If They Had Raped and Why

The earlier post about this was in Dutch because an article about this research appeared in a Dutch paper. However, I think everyone should read this. Excerpt taken from the … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Kwart Aziaten dwingt vrouw in bed

“In sommige delen van Azië heeft een op de tien mannen wel eens een vrouw verkracht. Het gaat om vrouwen met wie de verkrachter niet getrouwd is. Als ook echtgenotes … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘Bruid (8) in Jemen overleden aan verwondingen na huwelijksnacht’

“Mensenrechtenactivisten in Jemen hebben geschokt gereageerd op de dood van een 8-jarig meisje dat mogelijk is overleden aan verwondingen die ze opliep tijdens haar ‘huwelijksnacht’ met een volwassen man. Het … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rapist With Parental Rights Over Baby of His 14 y.o. Victim

So, if you are a man who wants a child but nobody wants to sleep with you because you are a disgusting pig, then (besides paying for a prostitute’s consent) … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · 3 Comments

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

Documentary: Rape in the Fields

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/rape-in-the-fields/ I have been (and will keep on) explaining in the comments of several websites that rape is not something that can be avoided by anything women do or don’t … Continue reading

July 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

12 Year Old Girl Makes Pedophile Leave With Tail Between His Legs

A 12 year old girl took control by firmly ordering a masturbating intruder with a gun to leave her alone. She added ‘You should be ashamed of yourself.’ when he … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Vrouwen in Egypte

“Egypte is berucht als het gaat om geweld tegen vrouwen. In een rapport uit 2008 van een Egyptische organisatie die strijdt voor vrouwenrechten, staat dat tweederde van de vrouwen dagelijks … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sexual Intimidation of Men by Women

I know three stories of men who I know who have been sexually intimidated by women. 1. My mother told me once that my dad, while being a ‘liftboy’ (someone … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Unwise to Allow Men to Go Out at Night

I agree with this 100%: http://www.wrongingrights.com/2013/01/what-if-we-responded-to-sexual-assault-by-limiting-mens-freedom-like-we-limit-womens.html If men claim that they can’t handle themselves when looking at a woman, well, then it’s time to make them wear blindfolds. If men … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fádu Já – Get Consent!

Fadu Ja – Get Consent This is a perfect sex education film meant for school kids. It also tells kids what rape is, which is apparently necessary because many boys … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women Who Do “a Man’s Job” [trigger warning]

Often sexists will defend their views with ‘women only want careers, they don’t want the real men’s jobs’. And ‘men have it bad’ because they are ‘cannon fodder’. Well, here’s … Continue reading

June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment