Category Archives: Uppity Wimmin

What’s happening in BC, and why the trains aren’t moving

First, a little item from CBC: Marc Garneau says “the system is working”, but anyone who’s living alongside a railway where the trains are stalled on the rails (and there are two of those trains out behind my own house … Continue reading

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It was 30 years ago today…

…that this happened: A terrorist attack on women took place in Montréal. The terrorist specifically said that he was “fighting against feminism”, but for a long time, this aspect of his terror attack was downplayed in the media, and misunderstood … Continue reading

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Quotable: Shirley Chisholm on political incorrectness

Happy 95th birthday to a woman who was truly politically incorrect…and who made a great virtue of that, very much ahead of her time. We miss you, Shirley.

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It’s official…

…Bernie has been endorsed by three of the boldest progressives in the Congress: And even more encouragingly (and touchingly), here’s the story behind those endorsements: As the 78-year-old Sanders laid in a hospital bed in Nevada after a heart attack, … Continue reading

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Busting the Epstein conspiracy theories

If by any chance you believed that Jeffrey Epstein’s rich, powerful former cronies had him killed in order to keep him quiet, you might want to calm down, wipe away that lather, and watch this: Don’t worry, people, this legal … Continue reading

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The Epstein case: What we now know (and what the likeliest scenario is)

Welp. It’s a rare day when I’ll actually give Marco Fucking Rubio credit as being a voice of reason. But today I’ll do it, because just this once, the shoe fits: Yeah, folks, there’s no need to formulate elaborate conspiracy … Continue reading

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Armed women do what the Nigerian army couldn’t

Namely, fighting off and killing a band of Boko Haram terrorists: In Nigeria, the Islamist terror group Boko Haram tried to attack the communities of Aatagara and Kawuri, but was instantly repulsed by a group of armed women. Almost immediately, … Continue reading

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Quotable: Emma Goldman on forced birth

“The defenders of authority dread the advent of a free motherhood, lest it will rob them of their prey. Who would fight wars? Who would create wealth? Who would make the policeman, the jailer, if woman were to refuse the … Continue reading

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Donnie poses for selfies with alleged massage parlor madam

Be it known that I say “alleged” only for legal reasons here. My mind is pretty made up as to what sort of person this woman is already: I mean, a gold, rhinestone-encrusted MAGA clutch purse? That is one tacky-ass … Continue reading

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Chelsea Manning jailed again. Happy Women’s Day.

And as Jeff Waldorf points out, this sets a disturbing precedent in an age of media demonization: …because if they can go after a whistleblower and a site that publishes leaked CIA cables and the Collateral Murder video, what’s to … Continue reading

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