Gemma Mason @gemmaellen ?active 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Wow, James Taranto has a pretty poor view of men. Allowing a conviction of rape to stand based on the judgement of the jury isn’t going to criminalize male sexuality, because there is good evidence to suggest that most men aren’t rapists.
Gemma Mason commented on the blog post Why are teenage rape survivors being driven to suicide? 7 months, 4 weeks ago · View
I would imagine that having everyone know precisely what happened, and having them blame and shame you for it mercilessly, would honestly be worse than being disbelieved. If the latter, then at least you can know in your heart that they’re wrong. One of the most interesting things about the Lizzie Bennet Diaries , a modern internet [...]
Gemma Mason commented on the blog post We’re having the wrong conversation about sex work, and it makes Rush Limbaugh happy 12 months ago · View
I’ve always wondered about that whole “world’s oldest profession” designation — is it really a sensible thing to say? “Hunter” is also a profession, after all.