Tag Archives: Rape culture
Another instance has arisen of a female geek receiving threats and harrassment in response to criticism she’s made. This time, the target was Janelle Asselin, after critiquing the cover of the Teen Titans relaunch. Dr. Nerdlove has written up a … Continue reading →
I’ve been thinking further about my last post. In particular, I’ve been thinking about how it relates to the #sorryfeminists hashtag meme from a year ago. Yeah, sometimes I don’t understand how my brain works, either, but hear me out.
[NOTE: the following was written in March 2013] So, the Steubenville rape case. The actions of the perpetrators were horrific and deserve condemnation. The victim is in no way to blame. Pretty much every major news network reporting on this … Continue reading →