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Elizabeth @acasey ?

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  • Elizabeth commented on the blog post Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet   1 year, 1 month ago · View

    The Valerie Jarrett comment was a joke, and I saw no offensiveness in joking about a dog that does all those things.
    However, Feministing completely bypassed the horribly racist and offensive last line of the article “The Obamas do not have any white dogs.” THAT line perpetuates rude and awful stereotypes.

  • Elizabeth commented on the blog post Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet   1 year, 2 months ago · View

    I haven’t seen the show OITNB, so I can’t defend or argue with the analysis completely. But I feel like the author missed the part where it’s a true story and this is based on Piper’s memoir. It’s not like someone sat down and made these characters up.

  • Elizabeth commented on the blog post Does Eliot Spitzer consider himself a feminist? Yes. Um…   1 year, 2 months ago · View

    I’m not going to defend Spitzer against the charges that he misused public funds, broke the law, etc, because he did. But the line “slept with a woman half his age” is slut shaming. The sex was consensual, regardless of whether there was money exchanged, and both parties were adults. A man can be a [...]

  • Elizabeth commented on the blog post Watch: Franchesca Ramsey explains how slut shaming becomes victim blaming   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    I think we can all agree that rape is wrong/horrible/etc etc. But the piece that seems to be missing from this dialog is it is not ok to slut shame a woman even if she HASN’T been raped. If a woman makes a decision to go home with a strange man and have a one [...]

  • Elizabeth became a registered member   1 year, 9 months ago · View

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