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Martin Dufresne @martindufresne ?

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"Tom Fiord is the editor-in-chief taking credit for this X-Mas issue." · View
  • Martin Dufresne posted an update:   3 years, 6 months ago · View

    Tom Fiord is the editor-in-chief taking credit for this X-Mas issue.

  • Martin Dufresne posted an update:   3 years, 6 months ago · View

    Soiling or slightly tearing a few copies of VOGUE at your local newsstand would be a nice way to convey a message to corporate owners… Children are SO messy…

  • I agree that there is a problem when accounts of violence in prostitution – often first-person accounts from survivors – get presented as violence against women. Yet many purchasers of sex say these very things in interview and on their websites. Such testimony about male hatred of women used to be spun into accusations of [...]

  • Martin Dufresne posted an update:   3 years, 7 months ago · View

    What a pathetic smear job… Pseudo-quotes, trials of intent, wholesale character assassination… December 17 is becoming a Day of Righteous Violence Against Feminists who resist the sex industry.
    The notion that to convincingly expose men’s sexual hatred of women – as formerly prostituted women often do (read Rebeca Mott, for instance, at http://rmott62.wordpress.com ) is to fuel it, is absolute sophistry. Its application would have silenced feminist advocacy against sexist violence from Day One.

  • Martin Dufresne commented on the blog post Articles I can’t wait to hate   3 years, 11 months ago · View

    The Jezebel webzine has an interesting piece on “Why We’re So Afraid of Turning Into Our Mothers” – http://3.ly/C9UH

  • Martin Dufresne posted an update:   3 years, 11 months ago · View

    Patriarchy wouldn’t last 5 seconds if it didn’t manage to keep women at their mothers and stepmothers’ throats. Check out Adrienne Rich ”Of Mother Born” and Luce Irigaray’s ”And the One doesn’t stir without the Other” (http://www.jstor.org/pss/3173506).
    Macleans’s trick will probably be to present this alleged pattern as ”new,” with heavy emphasis on the Palins (NOT Eric…).

  • Martin Dufresne became a registered member   3 years, 11 months ago · View

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