Monthly Archives: December 2012

“If you’ve got it, charge for it”: The Feminism 2.0 Manifesto

Can you think of anything more gender divisive, more reinforcing of the gender wage gap, more 1950s regressive of male-female sexuality…than this? Continue reading

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The very worst Canadian feminists in action

The very worst Canadian feminists in action, behaving exactly like pre-1970s white bigots who tried to keep black Americans out of restaurants, schools, theaters…. A lot of feminist “George Wallaces.” Continue reading

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Women’s Federation sells fear and hatred in place of facts

“The anniversary of the Montreal Massacre is to the violence-against-women industry what the Superbowl is to cars and Pepsi. Instead of actual products, though, women’s advocacy groups are selling emotions to women: in particular, the emotions of fear and hatred.” Continue reading

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The Real Story in the AAUW’s Wage-Gap Study

“From this heading, it’s clear that they want the media and readers to assume that the study found that two recent graduates—who sat next to each other during college, completing the same coursework, earning the same GPA and major, who then moved to the same city and were hired by the same firm for the same position—typically receive radically different compensation packages based on their sex, with the female grad receiving just 82 percent of her male colleague’s salary.” Continue reading

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Female teachers accused of giving boys lower marks

“Female teachers did, on average, award lower marks to boys than unidentified external examiners.” Continue reading

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