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Misogyny Lives

emailFacebookTwitterPinterestTumblrStumbleUponDiggRedditBufferLinkedinI am stunned beyond belief at all the support being offered Roman Polanski, convicted child raper and jail dodger, after his long overdue  arrest in Zurich last week. What kind of world do we live in that just because a person is a celebrity and a holocaust survivor he is somehow seen as being exempt… Continue reading Misogyny Lives

Books · Love Letter Project

A Love Letter to Valerie Solanas

emailFacebookTwitterPinterestTumblrStumbleUponDiggRedditBufferLinkedinWritten on a postcard of a post-castration knife: Society, male, hard-pressed to find one Cut above the rest Under their weight we float Mindful of their miniscule penises. Where a stamp could go but there is only an unidentifiable stain: Prague June 11, 2009 Reading “Outlaw Woman” and thinking of how you are one of… Continue reading A Love Letter to Valerie Solanas


Little Children, Directed by Todd Field, 2006

emailFacebookTwitterPinterestTumblrStumbleUponDiggRedditBufferLinkedin Very few movies captivate us to the core of our humanity and evoke who we really are on screen. Our desires, our sadnesses, our lost dreams. Hardly any movies ever accomplish this, and rarely do we actually want the movies we watch to remind us of the most painful aspects of our lives. It… Continue reading Little Children, Directed by Todd Field, 2006