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And now for my monthly linkspam:
Psychic Ferns EP – My brother is in this psychedelic doom metal band! And the EP is available for free (or name your price). Naturally, I think they are the coolest thing ever.
Aces in the Church – A collection of aces’ personal experiences with Christianity. If you’ve ever speculated on the interaction between Christianity and asexuality, I’d ask you, are you ready to confront some real stories? Coyote themself has some of the best writing in here but the snippets are important to show the diversity of experiences.
[cn: rape, rape apology] A Feminist Magazine’s Hypocrisy On Rape Made Me Love Feminists Even More – Chris Hall talks about an incident where a feminist magazine published a sympathetic account of a woman raping her male partner. Although this was a feminist fuckup, Chris was grateful for the response of other feminists, and mad at MRAs for making the conversation more difficult. MRAs upset me for similar reasons, particularly since I started being out about being a rape victim. I still remember that time that a gay guy tried to sell me on the men’s rights movement by telling me gay men were lucky to not have any consent culture. [Read more…]