Posts Tagged ‘feminist thought’

Co-signed. Yes, I’m emerging from the metaphorical woodwork.  I was slightly reticent to do so, as I haven’t been around that much, and I’ve not always been the best in checking my language, even as a PWD myself… (Crap, outed myself without the long post I’ve been meaning to write for months.  I blame the fact […]

So Chally was doing that interview meme, and because I enjoy talking about myself, I decided to go for it.  (Chally, btw, had a great post on Octavia Butler linked at io9 recently–some feminist redemption for them, ne?) If you would like five questions from me, please leave a comment and I’d be glad to ask. […]

In lieu of a better post explaining this, as I need to restart…I’ve found these two thoughts come close to explaining how I feel about my engagement with rights issues and why I can’t subscribe to a single line of exclusionary rhetoric. Samuel R. Delany, as quoted by L. Timmel Duchamp Though I am black […]

The most appalling thing I heard last night, without a doubt, had nothing to do with the economy.  It had nothing to do with foreign relations.  It didn’t even have to do with Joe the fucking plumber.  Nope, it had to do with the Supreme Court. I would consider anyone in their qualifications. I do […]

Talking point, courtesy of tonight’s new House.  Don’t worry, it’s not spoilery. Is feminism about being able to have everything, or about being able to try for anything?  Is deliberately becoming someone’s subordinate and being happy with that role in life a valid feminist position? I don’t really know yet.  I’ll get back to you. […]