New Reason to Support the Ground Zero Mosque: Muslims Are Just More Likeable Than Those Darn Christians


When the Carmelite nuns erected a cross just outside Auschwitz in the 1980s, Frances Kissling was outraged by the brazen insensitivity.  Fast forward to 2010 and we find the professional abortion rights activist a passionate supporter of the proposed Cordoba Initiative mosque at Ground Zero. Reflecting on how the Carmelites’ cross and the Park51 project [...]

Sarah Palin Refudiates the “Cackle of Rads” Who Hijacked Feminism


In honor of the 90th anniversary of women’s suffrage, Sarah Palin coined a brilliant new phrase to describe the faux feminists who cling bitterly to their victimhood: “a cackle of rads.”  In a tweet that will have her detractors squawking for days, she wrote: Who hijacked term:”feminist”?A cackle of rads who want 2 crucify other [...]

The New Workplace Sexism: Thinking Chicks Are Hot


Last week The American Prospect revealed an unsettling workplace trend. This discovery is completely unanticipated, so prepare to be shocked. When female coworkers are out of earshot, men sometimes talk about them.  Just awful, right?  And guys aren’t just discussing the work habits of their female colleagues — occasionally they mention their looks! This is [...]

Top 10 Utterly Ridiculous Gender Studies Courses


Imagine: you’re paying $30,000 a year to send your kid to college and she calls to tell you her class schedule. “Monday and Wednesday mornings I’m taking ‘The Phallus’ and Tuesday and Thursday I have ‘Rednecks, Queers, and Country Music.’” “You’re taking the what?” These course titles aren’t a joke. Women’s studies has long been [...]

Top 10 Utterly Ridiculous Gender Studies Courses


Imagine: you’re paying $30,000 a year to send your kid to college and she calls to tell you her class schedule. “Monday and Wednesday mornings I’m taking ‘The Phallus’ and Tuesday and Thursday I have ‘Rednecks, Queers, and Country Music.’” “You’re taking the what?” These course titles aren’t a joke. Women’s studies has long been [...]

Pro-Choice Model Advocates Mandatory Breastfeeding


Supermodel Gisele Bundchen on a woman’s right to choose abortion:
If she thinks she doesn’t have the money or the emotional condition to raise a child, why should she give birth?
Bundchen on a woman’s right to choose the best way to feed her baby:
There should be a worldwide law, in my opinion, that mothers should [...]

Brutality in Cameroon: The Barbaric Practice of Breast Ironing


Little girls in Cameroon are being betrayed by their own mothers.  Using piping hot stones, women “iron” their pubescent daughters’ breasts to destroy any visible sign of budding womanhood.  Some of the victims of this torture are as young as nine.
The scars are horrific.
Women say it is love that drives them to brutalize their daughters [...]

The Naomi Wolf Award, Light-Hearted and Playful Burqa Edition


Elizabeth Lakey used to be one of the unenlightened.  As a student of Islamic Studies at the University of Melbourne, she struggled to understand why any woman would cover herself in a burqa.
Like many people I know, I feel a frisson of doubt whenever I see these shadowy figures entirely covered up. I struggle daily [...]

Reminder: Nikki Haley is a Secret Muslim Whore


Nikki Haley whupped a whole lotta good ol’ boy ass in the South Carolina GOP gubernatorial primary, trouncing her establishment opponents at the polls and leaving behind a battered pile of the state’s nastiest corruptocrats and sleazebags. And boy are they pissed.
Now, just a month after Haley’s victory, one Republican cartoonist has emerged from his [...]

Sarah Palin is Pat Buchanan in Drag?


“That’s not Sarah Palin.  It’s a man, baby!”
Is there a new Austin Powers film hitting the theaters? No, that’s just the catty sentiment in Eleanor Clift’s oh so magnanimous Newsweek column welcoming conservative women into the “feminist” fold.  And Sarah Palin isn’t just any man: she’s anti-Semitic Holocaust revisionist Pat Buchanan. In drag.
Desperate [...]