Posts tagged "mens rights"

A Linguistic Analysis Of The #DontMancriminate Campaign

The biggest problem with it is the word “mancriminate.”…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 26, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Ray Rice: “There Is No Excuse For Domestic Violence”

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has issued an apology for abusing his wife Janay. [TIME]
Two more alleged victims have spoken out against Bill Cosby. [Death and

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 13, 2015 - 6:30 pm

On Paul Elam, Men’s Rights & Gender Extremism

Paul Elam, the founder of men’s rights website A Voice For Men, has been railing against women, and against preferential treatment for women in custody battles, for decades. Which is…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 6, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Black Employment Rates Were Hit Worse Than White Employment Rates During The Recession

The recession widened the employment gap between Blacks and Whites. [The Atlantic]
If the NYPD is willing to disrespect their boss in public, what do they do when…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 30, 2014 - 5:30 pm

DoubleTree Hotel In Detroit No Longer Hosting “Men’s Rights Activists” Conference

A conference for “men’s rights activists” will no longer be held at the Hilton Doubletree hotel in Detroit, Michigan, June 26 – 28 due to a sudden and unexplained change…

Jessica Wakeman | June 13, 2014 - 4:30 pm

“Men’s Rights” Group Whines About Sexual Assault Awareness Month Self Defense Class

Who could possibly have a problem with free self defense classes hosted by the Glendale, California, Police Department in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month?

So-called “men’s rights”

Jessica Wakeman | March 31, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Guy Talk: How Men’s Rights Activists Get Feminism Wrong

When I was getting clean and sober in a Twelve Step program many years ago, there was one phrase from the literature that always resonated with me. We addicts have…

Hugo Schwyzer | March 10, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: The Men’s Only Lawfirm

A law firm in Jacksonville, Florida, only takes on mens’ cases because they say the family law system is biased against fathers. Its slogan is “Men Only. Family Law…

Jessica Wakeman | February 21, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Men’s Studies Vs. Male Studies: What’s The Difference?

I took gender and sexuality studies as a minor in college, which is what my school offered instead of “women’s studies.” I assumed at first that they were just being…

Jessica Wakeman | January 11, 2011 - 5:30 pm

Why Women Should Be Concerned About Men’s Rights Groups

We write often about domestic abuse issues here on The Frisky and the discussions get quite heated. Those of you readers who get very passionate about the subject absolutely must…

Jessica Wakeman | November 6, 2009 - 4:30 pm