Archive for February, 2012

On Hugo Schwyzer: Accountability, not silencing dissent

On Hugo Schwyzer: Accountability, not silencing dissent

Trigger warning: gendered violence/attempted murder, suicide, addiction, abuse culture. A few weeks ago I wrote an article for Global Comment¬†on the ongoing discussion in parts of the feminist blogosphere about Hugo Schwyzer, and more broadly on the place of people with a history of abuse in feminism and other activist […]

by × February 21, 2012 × 49 comments
On emotional abuse, abuse culture, and rape culture

On emotional abuse, abuse culture, and rape culture

There were a number of conversations on Twitter this weekend about rape culture and abuse culture; I’ve put together some of them in the Storify story embedded below. Just FYI, it’s rather long, and not all of it loads at once (it updates as you scroll down).¬†Thanks to everyone who […]

by × February 14, 2012 × 5 comments