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Title of discussion thread Replies Author Start time Last reply Recs Views
Proposal to Amend DU TOS Language 22 Gormy Cuss Dec 2012 Jan 2015 9 6064
Eight words that reveal the sexism at the heart of the English language 3 niyad Jan 30 Jan 30 2 308
Men dominate news coverage of women’s reproductive issues, finds Women’s Media Center study 0 niyad Jan 28 Jan 28 3 192
Cross post from Gun Control Reform Activism. 3 flamin lib Jan 27 Jan 28 5 278
Fox News Outraged Planned Parenthood Witch Hunt Burning Wrong Witches-That didn't go as planned 0 niyad Jan 27 Jan 27 3 145
Rubio launches dubious (ie, lying) attack against Planned Parenthood after indictments 2 niyad Jan 26 Jan 26 2 207
Florida Republican Lawmakers Are Trying to Make Abortion a Felony (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Jan 26 Jan 26 1 130
A dictionary entry citing ‘rabid feminist’ doesn’t just reflect prejudice, it reinforces it 1 niyad Jan 26 Jan 26 1 197
When women have to run away from home with only their shirts on their back.. 4 question everything Jan 23 Jan 26 6 366
The Supreme Court Just Blocked The Harshest Abortion Ban In The Country 0 niyad Jan 25 Jan 25 5 160
On Roe Anniversary, Let’s Remember the U.S. Women for Whom Abortion Is a Right on Paper Only 0 niyad Jan 25 Jan 25 4 145
"balderdah and piffle: one sandwich short of a dog's dinner" (because we need the humour) 6 niyad Jan 20 Jan 20 1 395
Officers who rape: The police brutality chiefs ignore (but there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Jan 20 Jan 20 4 114
‘I was violently attacked but my case was dropped because I had been drinking’ 0 niyad Jan 20 Jan 20 3 209
WASPS (women pilots in WW 2) denied burial in arlington (but, there is NO war on women!) 5 niyad Jan 19 Jan 20 2 353
The Last 5 Years Have Been Terrible for Abortion Rights (but, there is NO war on women!!) 2 niyad Jan 16 Jan 17 4 267
Keepers (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Jan 15 Jan 15 4 162
Of Crochet Hooks and Illegal Abortions (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Jan 15 Jan 15 2 113
Great rant about global treatment of women, cross-posting from Good Reads forum. 1 JudyM Jan 14 Jan 15 3 253
Who’s driving high abortion rates? It’s the religious right 0 niyad Jan 13 Jan 13 2 220
Hidden rise in violent crime driven by growth in violence against women (but, NO war on women!) 0 niyad Jan 13 Jan 13 2 146
Why Obama's Omission of Abortion at the State of the Union Matters 0 niyad Jan 13 Jan 13 1 128
The U.S. Just Got a D+ on Reproductive Health and Rights (but, there is NO war on women!!!) 0 niyad Jan 13 Jan 13 2 119
5th teen charged in alleged gang rape at N.Y. playground 0 niyad Jan 13 Jan 13 2 188
APNewsBreak: Report charts history of abuse at Grand Canyon (but, there is NO war on women!) 4 niyad Jan 12 Jan 12 1 252
Is it sexist against men? First Dog moonsplains sexism. Again 0 niyad Jan 12 Jan 12 1 183
Alice Paul (January 11, 1885 – July 9, 1977)--suffragist, feminist, women's rights advocate, ERA 3 niyad Jan 11 Jan 11 3 304
4 Suspects in Brooklyn Rape Are in Custody 1 niyad Jan 11 Jan 11 2 193
I am a Woman 3 libodem Jan 9 Jan 11 3 318
"our land, our life" doc on dann sisters, shoshone trying to protect their land (not bundy treatment 0 niyad Jan 9 Jan 9 1 197
US Air Force Academy Saw Biggest Spike In Sexual Assault Reports Among Three Military Academies 2 niyad Jan 8 Jan 8 2 139
Here’s What Happened When These Unarmed Native American Sisters Defended Their Land from the Feds 0 niyad Jan 8 Jan 8 1 252
Duggar Guru And Hobby Lobby BFF Bill Gothard Maybe A Rapist, No Big (trigger warnings) 0 niyad Jan 8 Jan 8 2 152
Reports of sexual assaults spike at military academies 0 niyad Jan 8 Jan 8 1 114
Time For Jesus-Loving, Lady-Hating Pharmacists To Take Center Stage Again 0 niyad Jan 6 Jan 6 3 199
Illegal pills and trauma: how Northern Ireland's abortion ban affects women 0 niyad Jan 5 Jan 5 1 193
As Subtle as the Pose (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Jan 5 Jan 5 2 134
"older ladies" by donnalou stevens (a definite must-see) 2 niyad Jan 4 Jan 5 6 388
Toxic Culture 101: Understanding the Sexualization of Women (but, there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Jan 4 Jan 4 1 150
Italian government investigates after five pregnant women die in a week 1 niyad Jan 4 Jan 4 1 168
Federal Appeals Court Halts Utah’s Attempt to Defund Planned Parenthood 2 niyad Jan 4 Jan 4 3 210
‘Family Values’ Republican: Men Should Be Allowed to Grab Breastfeeding Women’s Nipples in Public 0 niyad Jan 4 Jan 4 1 333
Karamah, a world wide movement taking a new look at the Koran with feminist eyes. 6 TexasProgresive Jan 3 Jan 4 4 352
Guess Who’s Mixed Up In Duggar Family Sex Crimes Now? Hobby Lobby, Of Course! 0 niyad Jan 4 Jan 4 2 237
Carrie Fisher blasts Star Wars body shamers on Twitter 4 niyad Jan 2 Jan 4 7 333
Wingnuts So Mad At Big Bad Joss Whedon, For Making Sweet Love To Planned Parenthood 4 niyad Jan 2 Jan 2 4 223
Mean ACLU Won’t Let Hospital Refuse Ladyparts Care For Jesus Reasons 0 niyad Jan 2 Jan 2 4 207
Abortion defenders in appeasement mode 0 ellenrr Jan 1 Jan 1 1 285
Sex and the Muslim Feminist 0 ellenrr Dec 31 Dec 31 1 299
remembering shannon lowney and lee ann nichols, victims of woman-hating anti-choicers 0 niyad Dec 30 Dec 30 5 217
30 december 1994-- john salvi murders two at planned parenthood clinics in MA 0 niyad Dec 30 Dec 30 2 166
 In the So-Called ‘Abortion Wars,’ Only One Side Is Murdering the Other 0 niyad Dec 29 Dec 29 4 427
To Save Babies, Texas Murders HIV Funding At Planned Parenthood 0 niyad Dec 29 Dec 29 1 194
remembering wounded knee--29 december 1890 0 niyad Dec 29 Dec 29 1 230
The Top 15 Feminist Moments of 2015 4 niyad Dec 28 Dec 28 2 290
The feminist news quiz of 2015 2 niyad Dec 26 Dec 28 3 213
It's time for employers to back domestic violence victims and stand up to abusers 0 niyad Dec 26 Dec 26 2 213
Twelve months of sexist jerkery – and those who stood up to it 0 niyad Dec 26 Dec 26 2 216
How much longer must women wait for true equality? 0 niyad Dec 26 Dec 26 2 179
Earn Less, Spend More: New Report Shows Women are Gouged by the Marketplace (Pink Tax) 1 niyad Dec 26 Dec 26 3 216
Three Years After a Horrific Rape, is Delhi Safer for Women? 0 niyad Dec 26 Dec 26 2 152
Federal Judge Upholds California Law Requiring CPCs to Post Information on Abortion 0 niyad Dec 23 Dec 23 3 222
Women win big in Spain's national elections 2 ellenrr Dec 23 Dec 23 1 230
Focus On The Family Sure Demon Weed Made Robert Dear Shoot Up Planned Parenthood 3 niyad Dec 23 Dec 23 2 330
Planned Parenthood Shooting Suspect Back In Court Wednesday 0 niyad Dec 23 Dec 23 1 145
Your Holiday Reading List: Top 10 Feminist Books of 2015 0 niyad Dec 23 Dec 23 2 191
 The Most Shocking Thing About Trevor FitzGibbon’s Behavior Is How Common It Is 0 niyad Dec 22 Dec 22 3 267
Presidential Spouses: A Conversation Worth Having…But Not at the Democratic Debate 0 niyad Dec 22 Dec 22 1 218
Your Guide to Surviving Awkward Family Conversations about Sexism 0 niyad Dec 22 Dec 22 1 158
The Nation Inks Impressive 6-Year Contract; Includes Paid Family Leave 0 niyad Dec 22 Dec 22 1 162
Grand Jury Decides Not To Indict Anyone For Sandra Bland’s Death (but, NO war on women!!!) 2 niyad Dec 22 Dec 22 1 248
The 10 Best Feminist Quotes of 2015 0 niyad Dec 21 Dec 21 3 255
Chicago Teachers Awarded $280,000 in Damages for Pregnancy Discrimination 0 niyad Dec 21 Dec 21 1 168
Princess Leia’s Feminist Agenda: Yeah, She Had One 2 niyad Dec 18 Dec 18 4 336
x p Fox Nation Commenter Arrested For Making Terrorist Threats 0 Panich52 Dec 18 Dec 18 1 257
Remembering Fatima Mernissi, Acclaimed Moroccan Feminist 0 niyad Dec 18 Dec 18 2 167
We Remember: Abortion Clinic Violence is Nothing New (but there is NO war on women!!) 0 niyad Dec 18 Dec 18 1 134
Activists Challenge Arizona Sex and Race-Selective Abortion Law (but there is NO war on women!!!) 0 niyad Dec 18 Dec 18 3 166
Tennessee Woman Faces Jail For Coat Hanger Abortion (but there is NO war on women!) 0 niyad Dec 18 Dec 18 1 165
The year in sexism: how did women fare in 2015? 0 niyad Dec 16 Dec 16 3 207
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