Politics / Reproductive Rights / Women and Gender

Roundup of Feminist Celebs’ Political Videos

  Originally published at Bitch Flicks.   Election Day is tomorrow, people! So I’m going to chat a bit about politics.   Many assume Hollywood is a liberal nirvana (or I guess a hellhole if you’re a Republican). But that’s not exactly true. Not only do films lack gender equality, they often purport sexist tropes. … Continue reading

Domestic Violence, Rape, Sexual Assault / TV / Women and Gender

Rape Jokes Are Taking Over TV and I’m Sick of It

Originally published at Bitch Flicks. [Trigger warning for rape] Newsflash, rape jokes are not funny. Ever. So why are so many sitcoms succumbing to them? 2 Broke Girls, Work It, Rob, Whitney, Up All Night, Two and a Half Men, Workaholics, Modern Family, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Family Guy, Glee, and The Soup (NO, … Continue reading