Today’s theme is Fail. This thread is dedicated to the Epic Fail perpetuated in the media this week. Feminism, responsible for everything bad :
Month: July 2011
Signal boost: help Skud preserve and disseminate knowledge of Australian music
Skud is launching a project to preserve the history of Australian music in as open a manner as possible. Can you help?
Signal Boost: postcard against victim-blaming
This is a terrific campaign against rape myths, and Rape Crisis Scotland have made this downloadable as a print-quality PDF:
38th Down Under Feminists Carnival is Up!
Rebecca at bluebec.com has curated a fine collection of writing from Down Under bloggers over the month of June –
Femmostroppo Reader July 3, 2011
Items of interest come across recently in my feed-reader. What did I miss? Leave your own interesting links in comments. Shameless self-promotion entirely welcome!
Otterday! And Open Thread.
Today’s otter was snapped in Nebraska by flickr user Shanna Mae. Please feel free to use this thread to natter about anything your heart desires. Is there anything great happening in your life? Anything you want to get off your chest? Commiserations, felicitations, temptations, contemplations, speculations?
Graeme Reeves received 2 to 3.5 year sentence
Trigger warning for medical and sexual violence.
Graeme Reeves has been convicted of indecent assault of two patients and maliciously inflicting grievous bodily harm on another, and sentenced. Survivor Carolyn DeWaegeneire condemns his sentence.