Category Archives: Sexual Harassment and Economic Harassment

Commentary on sexual harassment of women and commentary on economic harassment of men.

Sentence First, Verdict Afterward: The Obama Administration’s Continued War On Men

“But then came modern feminism, and in particular its foundational conviction, dating back at least to Susan Brownmiller’s Against Our Will (1975), that the prospect of sexual assault by men is a defining feature of the oppression of women for which male-dominated society generally, not just individual offenders, should take the rap.” Continue reading

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Is There a Cyber War on Women?

“To demand special protection on the grounds of women’s particular vulnerabilities is to turn female disempowerment into a self-fulfilling prophecy. When we casually assume that a woman suffers more harm from a nasty (or even sexually threatening) online comment than a man does from, say, castration threats and gibes about pedophilia or jeers about the death of his infant child, we’re not only being callous to men but upholding the very stereotypes of ‘the weaker sex’ that feminists supposedly deplore.” Continue reading

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A Classic Text on Gender–And It’s All Wrong (Or: Michael Kimmel is a fraud)

Michael Kimmel is a classic example of a feminist who lies to demonize men. If he is capable of being embarrassed, this commentary should make him turn purple. Continue reading

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Obama’s Sexist Double Standard

“Richards has made male anatomy jokes on her Twitter feed, which she uses professionally. When men make them, though, it’s apparently a female-excluding assertion of male privilege.” Continue reading

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“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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Economic harassment of men

The sexual harassment of women is well known mostly because the mainstream media have made it well known. Far less well known is the economic harassment of men. Continue reading

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Audio interview of Dr. Warren Farrell, on “The Myth of Male Power”

Commenter: “Absolutely riveting!!! Exhaustive, profoundly informative, insightful, powerful and deeply disturbing. I’m a traditional man who tried to be the best dad and husband possible, only to be rewarded with the complete destruction of my life and family. Now I understand what happened and I can never be suckered again….” Continue reading

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What Justin Bieber and Gold Diggers Can Teach Us About Feminism

“Basketball Wives” sends this message: “Why bother spending money on a college degree, when if you play your cards right and don’t use a condom — or poke holes in one — you can be financially set for life.” Continue reading

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College Rape Accusations and the Presumption of Male Guilt

“At the cost of losing federal funding—on which all major institutions of higher education have grown dependent—colleges and universities are obliged under Title IX of the Civil Rights Act…to curtail due process rights of the accused.” Continue reading

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The Sexual Harassment Quagmire: Digging Out With True Equality

Why aren’t feminists upset about this inequality? Answer: They don’t want to offend most women. Continue reading

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