Sexual Assault Awareness Month Recap | Secular... →
secularwoman: If you didn’t have a chance to check out all of the great articles we published during Sexual Assault Awareness Month, here they are, all neatly rounded up for your viewing pleasure.
Bias Against Feminists | Secular Woman - By Dr.... →
secularwoman: There are a lot of studies that describe the social costs to making claims of discrimination. We judge a person a lot more harshly if they are described as (or self identify) as a feminist.
CPCs: Not a Reasonable Option | Secular Woman →
secularwoman: Teaser of our latest blog post about the terrible things that are Crisis Pregnancy Centers: “Pregnant? Need Help?” Have you seen these signs around your community? You might be forgiven for mistaking them as advertisements for women’s health centers – but you’d be wrong. These are advertisements for religious organizations called Crisis Pregnancy Centers and they are the happy...
Reno calls a domestic violence hotline: The MRA... →
brute-reason: So this MRA calls a domestic violence hotline pretending to be a man who’s being abused by his wife. He claims that the hotline refused to help him because he’s a man. Actually, the counselor explained that he’d called a counseling line, not an actual shelter, but that she could connect him to a hotline for men that would give him and his young son a free hotel room. He refused...
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The Richmond Reproductive Freedom Project needs... →
active-rva: The Richmond Reproductive Freedom Project needs more bowling teams in order to reach their $50,000 goal! Do like to bowl? Do you agree that abortion shouldn’t be accessible only to the well-off? See more details on how to join up here.
Sara Benincasa Lives Here: Read This If Your... →
sarabenincasa: Stop. Take a moment. Breathe. This holiday, too, shall pass. Love, Sara P.S. You are not your weight, your age, the amount of money you make, or the car you drive. You are not your job or your lack of a job. You are not your father’s idea of you, or your mother’s, or your grandmother’s, or…
Jen Kirkman - comedian: Twitter Hiatus Until The... →
jenkirkman: I’m on a Twitter strike. I am so sick of the way men on Twitter treat women. And my male friends always DM me or text me or email me or talk to me about how they hate it too but they never speak up. Let me be perfectly clear - this has nothing to do with the “women aren’t funny” argument. I am…
Rebecca Watson calls out sexism in the skeptic... →
I am very sad that this is happening in the community I have nestled in and feel like it is home.
The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it.– Neil deGrasse Tyson
kissakerho: vampiresushi: hey friends, help taryn of sub rosa (and previous girl swirl) fund her zine project! 34-ish hrs left and only $100 missing. every little helps! seriously, it would be a such a shame if she doesn’t make the goal, especially since it’s so close. and we want this zine to happen so bad! seriously, it’s super easy! just sign up with kickstarter and if you have an amazon...
The great thing about running is that somebody like me can go out there and...– Peter Sagal (host of Wait…Wait… Don’t Tell Me)
Nobody cares if you’re not a good dancer. Just get up and dance. The same...– Dean Karnazes
Took Oliver out for a run on the trails by the river. We got our feet (and paws) all muddy! It was delightful!
Compilation zine - Get Fit for the Pit #1
All too often the punk scene seems to look down on athletics and sports of all kinds. I happen to regret a lot of my past shunning of sports and fitness for the sake of it not being “punk rock.” In 2009 i started running and fell in love with it. (After I quit what could have been a pretty good softball career at age 15 because I was too cool.) It still feels somewhat awkward to have one foot in...
Toe the Line →
I exchanged some gifts at Bath & Body Works and got this foot scrub… mainly because it’s called Toe the Line and i am a big running dork. Oh, and i also have icky feet right now.
Love yourself, for who and what you are; protect your dream and develop your...– Joan Benoit Samuelson (Today’s Runners World quote of the day)
Most people run a race to see who is fastest. I run a race to see who has the...– Steve Prefontaine