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Melissa @shoupe33 ?

active 1 year, 5 months ago
  • Melissa commented on the blog post 5 Reasons the Chris Brown and Rihanna SVU episode was both awesome and bad   1 year, 5 months ago · View

    Zerlina, the reason why this SVU episode is completely horrible is the fact that the entire globe is waiting for Rihanna to be abused again, and L&O just validated that. A truly feminist and meaningful critique of the episode is not to make silly annotations of whether or not the fictional character Caleb wore a [...]

  • Melissa commented on the blog post The Child Abuse Smear Campaign on Planned Parenthood   3 years, 5 months ago · View

    *protecting. Oh, grammar.

  • Melissa commented on the blog post The Child Abuse Smear Campaign on Planned Parenthood   3 years, 5 months ago · View

    Thanks for pointing that out. I did not mention that in my post, but you are totally accurate. In no way do I support protection abusers from reaping consequences; I just wanted to point out that those ‘consequences’ are many times at the expense of victims and those who really need societal support.

  • Melissa wrote a new blog post: The Child Abuse Smear Campaign on Planned Parenthood   3 years, 5 months ago · View

    I received an email forward a few hours ago originating from the pro-life group, Live Action. The email informed me that Planned Parenthood is lobbying against a bill that would require them and ‘all other organizations’ (because there are tons!) which provide or refer to reproductive health care to report instances and/or suspicions of child abuse. [...]

  • Melissa became a registered member   3 years, 5 months ago · View

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