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By tigtog on October 12, 2012
I missed posting this yesterday, but I want to raise my bloggy hand to join the call for protecting the right of girls around the world to education. I want to honour Malala Yousufzai and her two schoolmates who were also shot while trying to shield her from assassins.
By tigtog on September 4, 2012
To show how easy it is for any punk kid (or middle-aged feminist blogger) who just doesn’t want to play along with Roxon’s plans for an expanded surveillance culture, please do some googling on the search strings below.
By tigtog on July 27, 2012
RWA & SDO – two personality traits that prop up the kyriarchy
By tigtog on April 18, 2012
Why can’t you do better than all those fist-salute photos, media? Why are you publishing the shot that he wants people to see?
By tigtog on February 29, 2012
Seriously, I’ve been headdesking this one for a few hours now: the DHS monitors blogs, twitter and facebook for usage of the words “social media”?
By tigtog on November 24, 2011
UC Davis Police officer Lieutenant John Pike is sure getting around the internet this week – photoshop justice is harsh.
By tigtog on November 16, 2011
…acting on Mayor Bloomberg’s instructions the NYPD waited until the city was asleep to expel the #occupy protestors from Zucotti Park.
By tigtog on September 26, 2011
King Abdullah said his decision came because “we refuse marginalising women’s role in the Saudi society in all fields” and followed “consultations with several scholars”.
By tigtog on May 24, 2011
I’ve also been waiting for one single news story on the matter to point out that it’s not just the soldiers at risk, it’s also the sexual partners of every single one of those soldiers over the last 9 months, some of whom may end up infected when that could so easily have been avoided by timely notification. So far I’ve seen nothing even mentioning the possibility.
By tigtog on March 21, 2011
Open thread on ‘Arab Spring’ uprisings and retaliations.
By tigtog on February 24, 2011
Things are moving so fast around Northern Africa and the Middle East right now. History in the making.
Update: I’m designating this as an open thread on the uprisings and the attempts to suppress them.
By tigtog on November 30, 2010
He’s at it again: Faithless are coarse, uncaring and without purpose, says Cardinal Pell. Most of it’s typical tosh. We’re all utterly miserable hedonists, apparently. He even goes Godwin on us: