Sexual Politics

Kyle Payne"feminist" sleazeball& asshat of the week This just in from the "it figures" department. Kyle D. Payne describes himself as follows: Kyle has studied the feminist anti-pornography movement and is particularly interested in men’s roles in confronting pornography and the rape culture. In addition to his pro-feminist work, he is...

A few days ago, I wrote a post on "Intentional Sex Torts." This created some high pitched shrieking that I hadn't actually read the article. The article is here, and it is worse than I thought. However, I did find some good scholarship on this issue. ...

An interesting post popped up today at Feminist Law Profs. See Intentional sex torts. In that post, Prof. Deana Pollard Sacks discusses the "fraudulent inducement of sex" issue. (Discussed here in Pickup Line Quagmire in Massachusetts, March 10, 2008). Prof. Sacks argues "it is particularly important...

The latest out of the University of Wisconsin: Sex toy party banned due to someone crying "I'm offended!" I might have expected this out of Texas, but Wisconsin? The Wisconsin Law Students for Reproductive Justice had planned an event called “Sex Toys 101” to promote safe alternatives to sex,...

Forgive the headline, but I just love feeding conservatives neo-cons their own feces. Rep. Paul Broun, R-Ga., has proposed H.R. 5821, the so-called "Military Honor and Decency Act" to close a "loophole" in the law that allows nudie magazines to be sold on military bases. Irony alert!...

When it is in furtherance of baptism. HT to Feministe. Apparently, Jimmy Harrison of the Pittsburgh Steelers gave his kid's mother a taste of the back of his hand because she didn't want the boy baptized. What Jimmy Harrison was doing and how the incident occurred, what he was...

I have heard (and read) this question asked by lots of really intelligent people. See, e.g., Rogier van Bakel. Of course, Rogier's take on it is more rooted in the "morality" vs. liberty battle. Rogier is a five star general in the battle for common sense and liberty....

This one will be state-wide if it passes. Brought to you by Florida's most moronic legislator, Gary Siplin. Source. I really can't say much more about these laws than I said in this post: Baldwin, Florida - Another Day, Another Peckerwood Town Passes Another Dumb Law. Well, except that...