Posts tagged "washington post"

PurrVerse: I Don’t Need Male Protection, Thanks

Women are given mixed messages on a regular basis. We’re told that we’re shattering glass ceilings and are independent ladies, while at the same time we’re told we’re a mess barely keeping ourselves together. Just today I got a Facebook advert demanding my attention so I can discover the newest fad diet that doesn’t…
By: Kitty Stryker / June 12, 2014

Breaking: Old White Man Writes Something Offensive About Rape Victims

An old white man who writes for The New York Post wrote something callous and unfeeling about victims of sexual assault. SURPRISE! George Will penned an op-ed about those silly college gals who can't make up their minds about sex and crying rape. The piece was published both in the NY Post (not surprised) and…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 9, 2014

Washington Post Op-Ed Argues That Teachers Shouldn’t Be Jailed For Having Sex With Underage Students

Last week, we told you about an appalling case in which Montana Judge G. Todd Baugh sentenced convicted statutory rapist Stacey Rambold to a mere 30 days in jail for raping a then-14-year-old student (who subsequently committed suicide). Judge Baugh justified hi…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 3, 2013

Today’s Lady News: Columnist Declares February A Sarah Palin-Free Month

Washington Post op-ed writer Dana Milbank has pledged to make February a Sarah Palin-free month in his column. Perhaps we should follow in his footsteps ... [Washington Post] Why isn't Condoleezza Rice married? That's the pressing question TV host Piers Morgan asked the former Secretary of State when she visited his new talk…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 21, 2011

Sarah Palin Has An Op-Ed In The Washington Post. And It’s Not About What You Think.

Sarah Palin must have pulled some serious strings to get her op-ed published in today’s Washington Post. Usually the respected paper only prints actual news, but, hey, free speech? You'd probably assume that given the past two weeks of her life, Sarah would be writing about her abrupt resignation. Nope.
By: Daniela Guernica / July 14, 2009