QUICKIES 12/03/2012

QUICKIES 12/03/2012

Female Fantasy III: another perspective on geek misogyny.

Seven examples of the marginalization of women in television and movies.

Sign this petition to help make emergency contraception more accessible.

Amanda Marcotte rips apart Ross Douthat’s call for more babies.

Featured image is the first panel from Female Fantasy III by Julia Lepetit and Andrew Bridgman over at Dorkly Comics.

In Real Life (tm) I'm a graduate student studying communication disorders. Someday, I may even have a job. Until then, I spend my days trolling as an official member of the Sanctimonious Women's Studies Set and as one of those Internet Atheists your mother warned you about. Oh, and I'm transmasculine, which is a short way of saying health issues preclude transitioning but I would if I could. I spend far too much time correcting the wrong people on the internet.

1 Comment

  1. From the marginalization article:

    “The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media (founded in 2004 by Oscar-winning actress and United Nations special envoy Geena Davis)”

    Wait, what? How did I not know that Geena Davis was this awesome?

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