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Anne @anabeldm9 ?

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  • Wagatwe, thank you for this piece. I agree with most of your points here especially the parts about keeping the school judicial process as an option for survivors and not reverting back to ridiculous risk-reduction programs for prevention. But I have to say, I don’t think consent education has proven all that effective as a [...]

  • Anne commented on the blog post Does a more equal marriage mean less sex? 5 alternative theories   7 months, 1 week ago · View

    Thanks for writing more about this piece, Maya! I agree with your points. And I also wonder about the ages of these couples. Her one example about the woman not desiring her husband when he is doing household chores seemed odd to me and made me wonder about a generational difference…

  • Anne posted an update:   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    Thank you for showing me Dissent! I want to read all the things!

  • Anne commented on the blog post The Wednesday Weigh-In: Let’s Talk About Birth Control For REAL Edition   2 years, 6 months ago · View

    Oh my gosh! I posted the first comment about getting my IUD due to concerns over access mostly in jest…that is scary to hear doctors are recommending this. *Shudder* It seems we are not too far from A handmaid’s tale society…

  • Anne commented on the blog post The Wednesday Weigh-In: Let’s Talk About Birth Control For REAL Edition   2 years, 6 months ago · View

    My birth control of choice these days is the copper IUD. I know it doesn’t work for everyone, and it’s definitely been a bumpy ride, but it is the best thing I’ve ever tried. I can’t do hormones. Also, if Santorum or one of those knuckleheads is ever elected, my IUD is good for 12 [...]

  • Anne posted an update:   3 years, 1 month ago · View

    You may want to post something on the issue of what RAINN has been putting up on their facebook page. It’s an article first written for Cosmo and relies on some very tired ”advice” on how to avoid being raped: http://www.cosmopolitan.com/advice/tips/protect-yourself-from-rape-college-campus?click=cos_new

    Not that there isn’t some good general advice in here, but can we stop pretending that educating potential victims on how to behave is going to solve this problem for real?! And can we please hold RAINN accountable for this trash?

  • Anne became a registered member   3 years, 1 month ago · View

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