Category Archive: Difference

Jul 26 2014

Why This Matters

Tweet with attached drawing purportedly of me, half as wide as it is tall and with a pig's nose. Text of tweet in post.

So, next time you find yourself tempted to ask why there aren’t more women in movement atheism….

Jul 18 2014

What “We” Want

No, we don’t want the same things.

Jul 17 2014

“You’re Not Oppressed, White Atheist Dudes”

It’s the Dear Muslima of progressive atheists.

May 29 2014

Inviting the Ladies

If you want women and/or other ethnic minorities to be more than tokens in your group, don’t tokenize them in your very invitations.

May 25 2014

On Trigger Warnings and “Scientific Arguments”

Or, you need more than science to make a compelling argument.

May 14 2014

Debate, Gender, and Authority

Have you ever noticed that debaters, even more than other speakers, have a few things in common?

May 11 2014

Let’s Call It a Hitler

When a comedian goes to bat for being utterly unfunny.

May 05 2014

Can We Fight Gender Roles and the Pink Ghetto at Once?

This is a post for Karla, who donated to help send me to this year’s Women in Secularism conference. She asked me to address the following argument. Let’s start with this premise: “An important goal of feminism is to eliminate unequal treatment based on gender.” Seems unarguable. Except that there are two interpretations of that …

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Apr 25 2014

“Mission Creep”: Easier Than It Sounds

Meetup.com logo: a sticker name badge with "meetup" in the name space.

So why not get started?

Apr 16 2014

Secular Anti-Abortion Link Roundup

If I missed anything that contributed to the discussion, please drop it in the comments.

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