What’s Current: Manterrupting, bropropriation, and killer heels that kill your knees

Study finds that women in meetings are not only “manterrupted,” but actively punished for making their voices heard.

Another study suggests that men don’t know the meaning of “rape.”

Cartoonist Evan Munday stops tweeting illustrations of missing and murdered aboriginal women due to images being too cartoony. Lame.

Judith Butler on what’s wrong with the phrase “All lives matter.”

Wearing killer heels can kill your knees. Scientists find that heels over three and a half inches can age and damage the joints.

After Paris shooting, Irish say it’s time to finally ditch their blasphemy law.

Anti-feminist party to stand in UK general election.

Name: Justice For Men and Boys (and the women who love them).

Age: Eleven months.

Appearance: All the worst parts of the Internet scooped up and formed into the basic shape of a gibbering, furious man

An American expatriate who fled to the wonderland of Canada, Susan Cox spends most of her time writing, reading, and cooking.

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Susan Cox
Susan Cox

Susan Cox is a feminist writer and academic living in the United States. She teaches in Philosophy.

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