Feminists demand let justice be done

UPDATED, WEDNESDAY MAY 25, 11:45 MDT A correspondent sent this to me, so I pass it along to you to sign and return to kscarbro AT soemail DOT rutgers DOT edu.  UPDATE:  Kathryn Scarbrough has asked us not to e-mail our signatures–her e-mail in-box has been overwhelmed.  If you wish to sign the petition, you may do […]

Rape: a crime too terrible to be named.

This morning, we have more evidence of the widespread refusal in our culture to name a rape a rape: Former University of Colorado linebacker Michael Sipili was arrested Tuesday morning on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 22-year-old woman last month at an off-campus apartment, according to Boulder police. .       .       .       .      .       .       Witnesses told police […]

Privacy and "postfeminist" rape culture

An anonymous correspondent wrote in last week: I had an experience the other day which I’m still puzzling over.  I serve on a major university committee, and I have known for some time that a colleague’s daughter is not at home, but in residential care in Big City more than a hundred miles away, and has been in and […]