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  • redsky commented on the blog post Guy texts unsolicited dick pic, woman sends it to his mother, wins   1 year, 4 months ago · View

    I think it’s a bit unrealistic to worry that this guys life will be “ruined.” Any negative consquenves he does face, though, are the result of his own actions. She didn’t ask to be harrassed. She didn’t even reply to his texts, so why he would think she wanted to see his bits is beyond [...]

  • redsky commented on the blog post The dangers of a gender essentialist approach to sexual violence   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    I have the same problem you do; there are certain repeat commenters who seem to add nothing to any discussion except some clearly anti-feminist ideology, and only serve to derail everything with their “what about the menz” questions. It gets very frustrating having to stop in the middle of a discussion to explain basic principles [...]

  • redsky commented on the blog post The dangers of a gender essentialist approach to sexual violence   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    The statistics referred to in your link deal with “abuse” in general, the most common form being neglect including medical neglect, also emotional or psychological maltreatment, abandonment etc. You appear to be implying that sexual abuse of children is committed mainly by women, which is patently untrue.

  • It’s quite simple. Went to trial and found “not guilty” because rape could not be proven beyond all reasonable doubt. It does not mean that no rape occurred. The legal term is “not guilty” rather than “innocent”. It means “We can’t prove beyond reasonable doubt that this person committed this crime.” In the case of [...]

  • One in five is not that small a minority. It equates to millions of people. Incidentally women are not the only people who get raped. If you really can’t see the urgency of this issue I wonder what exactly you’re doing here. Are you the same Bruno who defended Daniel Tosh after that rape joke [...]

  • redsky commented on the blog post Dear Prudence: How should I respond to your rape denialism?   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    Dear Megan, ” This isn’t the same as “don’t dress like that or you’re asking for it,” this is commentary on a dangerous drug — alcohol — which caused the whole situation in the first place.” No. No, no, no. This is exactly the same as “don’t dress like that”. This is “don’t get drunk, [...]

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