Browsing All posts tagged under »consent«


April 9, 2011


From Sociological Images, a discussion on the racialized abortion campaigns: Many women have abortions because they cannot afford to raise a(nother) child.  They would bring the fetus to term if only they weren’t all-but-crushed under the burdens of under-served neighborhoods, shitty public education, a dearth of jobs that pay a living wage, a criminal justice […]

just… more… shit

March 9, 2011


“A person is either your brother in faith or your equal in humanity.” ~ Imam Ali Obama’s Transparent Recovery? | Mother Jones.: Entitled WikiLeaks and the Age of Transparency, this book, as Sifry puts it, is “a report from the trenches where a wide array of small-d democracy and transparency activists are hard at work using […]

What’s Trey Songz up to?

November 19, 2010


I have been hearing the song “bottoms up” on my way to and from work every day for the last… 4 days. And I only have it on a station that plays mainland music when Island 98.5 is on commercial. Admittedly, it’s better than “toot it and boot it” but that isn’t saying very much.  […]