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  • cycomatto commented on the blog post Scandal turns into opportunity for first female IMF chief   3 years, 2 months ago · View

    Disregarding the context in which an event takes place is the very heart of what may be called Fox-News-analysis. It often leads to, among other things, contradictions. In this case, considering Lagarde’s selection “regardless of her politics” indeed does lead directly to a contradiction. nicolechat’s insight that Lagarde will be leading an organization which has [...]

  • cycomatto commented on the blog post Scandal turns into opportunity for first female IMF chief   3 years, 2 months ago · View

    Right on, nicolechat. But no, there is nothing to celebrate here, not even her womanhood. Certainly, we don’t consider an increase in the number of women committing crimes and aiding in pillaging and oppression of middle- and lower-class people in developed and developing countries to be a cause for celebration. We shouldn’t even consider it [...]

  • cycomatto wrote a new blog post: Women should be at home with their kids, not working   3 years, 7 months ago · View

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NUelfhOT-iY On February 9th, two Republican commissioners from Frederick County, Maryland defended their vote to end funding for the Head Start program in their county as of March 1st by suggesting that women should be at home raising their children instead of working.   Head Start is a “program of the United States Department of Health [...]

  • What this survivor is doing is remarkable and courageous, yes, but I think it has even grander implications. The survivor’s actions sound like a textbook example for other survivors to follow. Her questions and statements to at all parties, police, the rapist, and Buck, are all perfectly direct and straightforward, exposing answers like Bucks as [...]

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