What’s Current: More male violence against women; reporter Alison Parker killed during live broadcast

Alison Parker, shot dead by former colleague, Vester Lee Flanagan II (aka Bryce Williams).

Virginia TV reporter, Alison Parker, was shot dead during a live broadcast by a man who formerly worked at the same news station. Also killed was camera man Adam Ward. There are no words for this ever-increasing death toll of women killed by men who felt entitled to take their lives.

An explanation of how free-market capitalism has played a role in the increased sexualization of women.

As the mainstream media focuses on Jared from Subway, they ignore the epidemic of cops raping children. In just the last few weeks, 11 US cops have been caught with child porn or caught raping children. And they’re COPS, so we can only imagine how many don’t get caught.

The feminist movement used to blow shit up.

This woman ditched business school to become an organic farmher.

Writer describes what she feels like being “made-up.”

Susan Cox

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