Shorter CBA’s: “Sorry, JJ–you’re only a technical feminist.”
Shorter CBA’s: “Sorry, JJ–you’re only a technical feminist.”
Enjoy the following celebration of tasty links from a variety of textural chefs:
Daisy’s Dead Air: Dead Air Church: May 4, 1970
Elle, PhD: On Double Standards and Women Paying for Men’s Actions
cripchick: the terp from helllll
Hoyden About Town: Blogging Against Disablism: Mental Illness, Stigmatisation, Coming Out
Wheelchair Dancer: BADD: Disabled People Aren’t Human, Are They?
Alas, a Blog: On Making Argument: Disability and Language, by Wheelchair Dancer
Feline Formal Shorts: “Special Needs”
Dawg’s Blog: West Bank apartheid: 2008
A Creative Revolution: Fable of the Evangelicals
mirabile dictu: Regime Change in America and Dion Silent on Bill C-484
Birth Pangs: Anti-VAW Expert: ‘Pregnant women don’t need C-484′
unrepentant old hippie: Another non-answer to the question
A Womyn’s Ecdysis: Surveying the Damage: Part I (h/t Thomas)
WOC PhD: Feminist Reading Tools for Recognizing and Countering Racism
The Apostate: Withdrawing From The Third Wave and On objectification and how bikinis can be radically feminist
A Secret Chord: A Ramble Through Objectification and Why Anti-Sex Work is Objectifying
Renegade Evolution: !@#!?!
Muslimah Media Watch: ‘Chay’ is for What?
Jack @ Feministe: Feminism without fragmentation
Orcinus: Things Americans don’t like to talk about
AngryBlackBitch: By request – Debunking Acceptable Blackness through the second coming of the Rev. Wright drama…
the regina mom: MAYDAY! MAYDAY! Bills 5 & 6 are anti-woman!
zunguzungu: Some Uneducated Speculations on “The African Novel” in Tanzania
Burning Words: Why I could never join the Labor Party and The end of the line
Scriptoids: Working hard for the money
Saying Nothing Charmingly: Now Taking Donations
Ok, so I missed the midweek linkfarm–my apologies once again. Feel free to sock it to me one time in comments. Oh, and go show the one Melissa M. some love–that teaspoon don’t shine itself, dig?
Stageleft: Affirmative Action In Nunavut: Good, Bad, and Ugly
Saying Nothing Charmingly: Chelsea Clinton at UTA
A Creative Revolution: A nation of sheep will beget a government of wolves
Reappropriate: War on Asians and War on Asians Leads to Diversity Training
A Secret Chord: Headscarf Trees in the Misogyny Forest
Alaya Dawn Johnson @ The Angry Black Woman: “The personal history of the author is tangential at best” (must read)
Racialicious: Not Woman Enough
All About Race: We is us.
Creekside: So stick another ribbon on your H-o-C…
Official Shrub.com Blog: The double standard: “Doesn’t that perpetuate sexism?”
The American Street: The Girls Knock at the Cyberglass ceiling (h/t The Queen)
brown rab fish girl: Words, Lentils, Dates, Pork
Unrepentant Old Hippie: Kosovo pisses off lifesite
Dedicated to those who are trying to empty the ocean. Whether with teaspoons, shotglasses, or buckets, it counts. Much love.
(Shakes deserves a new silverware set.)
Birth Pangs: The Sacred and the Profane and UPDATE: RealityWorld v. Lying Fetus Fetishists
Culture Kitchen: Global Warming: Nukes Are NOT the Answer
Racialicious: The Veil Does Not a Prison Make (h/t Kevin)
A Creative Revolution: Throwing stones. and Sisters
Slant Truth: The (Natural) Psychology of Gender Stereotypes, With no Attention Paid to PoC Whatsoever (Evo-psych makes me wanna smoke crack. Blame my Nubian ancestry. Or the shape of my jaw. Or something.)
Orcinus: Huckabee’s 120 Days
Creekside: Afghanistan – We are so-o-o-o-o past 3-D
Politics’n’Poetry: Tar Sands Time Out! and The Uranium-Backed War on Indigenous Peoples or Why Canada Did Not Support the UN Declaration on Indigenous Peoples
Black Looks: It is women who are being raped
unrepentant old hippie: Fetus Fetishists park Fetusmobile© at contractor’s home
pogge: They don’t really think Harper delegates, do they?
The Francis L. Holland Blog: Color-Aroused Decision Making Is Central to “Obama’s Fate” (Posted at MyDD) (h/t Tom)
AngryBlackBitch: Pander first…govern never… and The take away…
Fetch me my axe: World AIDS day, belatedly
mnemosyne: rants, musings (& some link love) b4 the end of yr
Women of Color Blog: A small post (h/t b. medusa)
So much for my day off. Somehow ended up agreeing to work the night shift. Sigh–hate going out in this blustery, blizzardy weather; love you all.
(There’s always a fire burning over @ Fuck Mountain.)
Lenin’s Tomb: Sartre’s Godless Philosophy (h/t Jack Stephens)
All About Race: Disney does Dumb
Anti-Choice is Anti-Awesome: Mothering Mary
unrepentant old hippie: What’s the definition of “insanity” again?
Too Sense: Too Sense Sunday: The Jew In Hip-hop and Iowa Is So Far From Over
10 Zen Monkeys: The Open Source Party Proposal and The QuestionAuthority Proposal
Hoyden About Town: Unilever Ad Man Simon Clift Spells Out the “Joke” to Guerilla Cyber Feminists
a k8, a cat, a mission: December Scientiae Carnival!
Black Looks: Quick Links
A Creative Revolution: Hope You’re Sitting Down
The Galloping Beaver: Firefighters being trained as domestic spies
The Vanity Press: One More Crappy Idea
Feminist Peace Network: Guatemalan Shoe Company’s Macabre Ad Campaign
Slant Truth: 16 Days Of Action Against Gender Violence – Day 7
Red Jenny: Greg Palast on the anti-Chavez Hysteria
The Newshoggers: To Divide And Conquer The Unruly Province Of Iraq (h/t IOZ)
the life of pinky bear: Ti(RED): World AIDS Day and the Coporate Profit Machine (h/t misscripchick)
Feministe: What trans means to me (h/t Lisa)
The Cylinder: Taxi to the Dark Side
The Stormy Days of March: Awww! and Awww! Part 2
pogge: Wingnut welfare: Wolfowitz edition
Have been out of the loop, so this is largely a catch-up edition. Anyone who has any recommendations (whether of their own work or someone elses) feel free to join in the orgy via comments. As always, much love (and respect) to all.
(edit: I still heart–and respect–teh Shakes)
Vox ex Machina: Feminist blogosphere: Love it or leave it (h/t Kevin)
Women of Color Blog: teaching full frontal feminism
Black Amazon: I really tried.
Problem Chylde: A Quick Note
misscripchick: BA and BFP always get me going
Three-Toed Sloth: Last Words on Saletan (h/t Crooked Timber)
Prometheus 6: And by the way, Saletan never actually admitted to being a dick
Shark-fu @ Shakespeare’s Sister: Black and Missing
AngryBlackBitch: A worthy discussion that we need to stop dancing around Part I… and A worthy discussion that we need to stop dancing around Part II…
Birth Pangs: Not only do Sens suck, their ‘Better Halves’ support fetish fetishists and Sens still suck, but their fans are pretty nice
Politics ‘n’ Poetry: Canada Aglow for Dubya’s GNEP
April Reign: Our Glorious Dead
Hope and Onions: Postcards from the Toronto Vigil in memory of Robert Dziekanski
A Creative Revolution: You have to pay for your own expertise…Real or fake.
The Galloping Beaver: Nah! No conflict of interest there.
Zuky: Roundup — Fascism, Racism, Resistance (So much bloggy nourishment to digest over the weekend–thanks, Kai!)
unrepentant old hippie: More slogan co-opting
PoliTits: Stop Me Before I Blog Again (DCup, you get a big ol’ smooshy hug for posting a most awesome Weakerthans vid. Shall reciprocate in a li’l bit *smooshes*)
Happy holidays to our Southerly neighbours, two of whom kindly presented holiday themed posts yesterday. Hope you’re having a halfway-decent BND/Black Friday, y’all. Love and runaway consumerism forever.
(All Hail The Queen.)
Eric Stoller: The 19th Erase Racism Carnival
Designated Protest Zone: The Micro, Meso, And Meta of Robert Dziekanski’s State Execution
OurKingdom: Ayaan Hirsi Ali and coherent disagreement
Afghanistanica: Theorizing Conflict In Afghanistan
unrepentant old hippie: It’s about protecting choice. Really. (h/t fern hill)
Birth Pangs: Another Tedious Poll
Questioning Transphobia: The Goddess
Slap Upside The Head: Alberta Premier Reviews Anti-Gay Candidate
A Creative Revolution: The New Tobacco?
The Gimp Parade: My fat (but actually very normal-sized) legs (Kay Olsen is one of the best writers on teh webz – period.)
Dawg’s Blawg: Slate Magazine’s true colours
Intrapolitics: On William Saletan’s sense of humor
Too Sense: NYPD Says Frisk Policy Is ‘Not Biased’ (h/t Racialicious)
Black Looks: Invading Black women’s spaces: Further attack on Megan Williams (h/t Kevin)
Reclusive Leftist: Thanksgiving, Life and Death, and Anti-feminism
The Angry Black Woman: Irrational Men
Mandolin @ Alas, a Blog: Atheists In Ur Blogosphere, Dominatin’ Ur Discourse
Justice is a Woman with a Sword: Being the Catholic Church is never having to say you’re sorry…
(en)Gender: Remembering We’re Living
Taking Steps: vigilance (h/t Lisa)
William K. Wolfrum: By making America suck, Republican rule ushering in new immigration problem
Suburban Guerrilla: Kennedy Assassination
nexy’s cocoon: thanksgiving
Jon Swift: This Year Let’s Celebrate Thankstaking Instead of Thanksgiving (FTW!)
First Draft: Embarrassment Squick
Desperately need a personal assistant to keep up with my rapidly expanding agenda. Rest assured I’d never be so intemperate an employer as the late Linda Stein, former manager of the Ramones, who was recently bludgeoned to death by her PA (Natavia don’t play that Naomi Campbell diva bullshit, y0!) Obviously, this is all wishful speculation on my part; before hiring anyone to manage my affairs I’d first need to secure an income stable enough to support myself financially, let alone an employee.
Love don’t pay the bills, y0–unless you own the publishing rights to Arthur Lee’s back catalogue.
(Seven and seven is Melissa McEwan.)
April Reign: An Open Letter to Dalton McGuinty
Birth Pangs: Conscience
The Silence of Our Friends: Drowning Maestro and Virgins, Whores, and the Sliding Scale of Our Humanity
Leftist Looney Lunchbox: How “protecting our women” hurts women
Women of Color Blog: Some Questions
mnemosyne: just fuckin’ stop it, ok
Rachel’s Tavern: I’ve Read More Sexist Comments From Black Men This Week Than I Have Read In the Past Year
Slant Truth: Michael Baisden Attacks Color of Change
Tristan’s Corner of the Web: Let’s get down to business
Andrew Padula @ All About Race: The Topsoil: Dog the Bounty Hunter
Jon Swift: Quit Doggin’ Dog the Bounty Hunter (FTW!)
skdadl @ POGGE: Welcome to our inexpensive and easily accessible soapbox
Too Sense: Norman Mailer Dies
Liberal Catnip: Sunday Food for Thought: Remembrance Day
willy be frantic @ A Creative Revolution: The 11th hour of the 11th day ….
Shakesville: The next time…
Questioning Transphobia: ENDA Discussion
nexy’s cocoon: more equal
TransAdvocate: What Next?
Obsidian Wings: ENDA Redux (With Free Gift!) and Oh, And One More Thing…
unrepentant old hippie: “It’s sickening.”
Far and Wide: Have Your Say (h/t 900ft Jesus)
Politics ‘n’ Poetry: Gender Equality : Canada slips from 14th to 18th place
Creekside: British Columbia : Nigeria North?
fetch me my axe: something tells me i shoulda stood in bed
Impolitical: For the independent party’s Schreiber review
Racialicious: Jezebel: Asian women are hot, smart, thin and tell you your skin is bad
A pro-life serial killer; domestic (mob) violence portrayed as virtuous (hey, he was doin’ it for teh unbornz!)
Are fetus-fetishizing conservatwits entirely allergic to irony? Much as I’m loathe to utilize the overused ‘fucking for virginity’ analogy, in this instance I think it fits perfectly. “Way twisted,” indeed.
h/t JJ Hippie
Keep those letters coming! Love you all; always, muchly.
(Shakes is rEVOL personified)
Women of Color Blog: tee hee, i said beener and farted at the same time!
Too Sense: DHS Puts Julie Myers “On Leave” Over Blackface Costume and
Black Leaders Repeat Call For March On Justice Department, Civil Rights Division Spins Its Record
unrepentant old hippie: Witless in Washington (Part 3,782)
Pop + Politics: Pushing off: a love affair with Homeland Security
elle, phd: Waiting…
atlasien @ Rachel’s Tavern: White Guilt, White Resentment
Chowrangi: Nation-wide Torture Goes On and International Looter
All Things Pakistan: Emergency in Pakistan: What Can You Do?
Zen Pundit: Pakistan’s Real Crisis
The Newshoggers: Give The Dictator’s Money Back, Hillary
at-largely: Pakistan and U.S.: Pots and Kettles and Constitutions
Vox ex Machina: Maybe it’s time for an ‘Inappropriate Use of Tasers’ roundup
Red Jenny: Lib Lit: Progressive Partisan Fiction
April Reign: “Well, you’re not going to solve the problem if you even refuse to say what it is.” (“November is Woman Abuse Prevention Month in Ontario a great reminder to send what you can to those working on women’s behalf or to write letters, or to volunteer at a help phone or shelter. Or maybe just to listen to a neighbour who may be in danger.”)
Politics ‘n’ Poetry: SK Universities Attack Workers’ Rights
Seattle Slim @Racialicious: Vogue India Shows Appreciation For Indian Beauty With Caucasian Model Highlighted…
The Heathlander: The Guardian beats the drums
Shakesville: Breaking News: Fox Viewers are Stoopid (Head. Desk.)
Canuck Attitude: Fiscal Vertigo
Poliblogger: A Question for Discussion: The Significance of the Robertson Endorsement of Rudy
Automatic Preference: Identity Politics and Identity Politics 2 (Guest Post from Kai)
Creekside: Win the Nobel and lose your funding
Rolling Back The Tide Of Extremism, One Post At A Time: China Roars, America Reels, the Loonie Soars
PoliTits: All About Qualifying Language