Category Archives: Feminism, sexism, etc

Cartoon: How Banning the Abortion Pill Works

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Cartoon: Token White Male Character

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Cartoon: If A Fetus Could Talk

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Cartoon: A Woman In The Primary

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Cartoon: Forced Kidney Donation

If you enjoy these cartoons, help me make more by supporting my Patreon! A $1 pledge really helps. In 1971, the philosopher Judith Jarvis Thomson wrote “A Defense of Abortion,” in which she used the example of a person waking … Continue reading

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Fosta-Sesta and The Art Of Not Listening

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Cartoon: Why Didn’t She?

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Cartoon: HE would never do that!

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Cartoon: Incels

If you enjoy these cartoons, and can spare it, why not support them on Patreon? A $1 pledge really matters. Have you noticed that the more misogynistic someone is, the more likely he is to use “females” in sentences where … Continue reading

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In Which I Have More To Say About The Politics Of Being A Man Who Has Survived Sexual Violence (and also about Junot Díaz)

In my previous post about Junot Díaz, I alluded to an essay I was in the middle of trying to write when I read the Boston Globe article in which he categorically denied the accusations of misogyny and sexual misconduct … Continue reading

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