Saudi Arabian Women’s Rights Speech at Oslo Freedom Forum

Manal al-Sharif is a Saudi Arabian women’s rights activist who helped instigate the Women2Drive campaign, as women in Saudi Arabia are not allowed to drive. Over 100 women partook in the campaign last June 17th.  Al-Sharif herself has been arrested on a few occasions for driving. In the above video from the 2012 Oslo Freedom [Read More…]

Hustler Magazine Rails Against Conservative Atheist S.E. Cupp… with a Photoshopped Phallus

This past week, adult magazine Hustler (published by Larry Flynt) printed a photoshopped picture of S.E. Cupp, a conservative female pundit (who also happens to be an atheist), looking like she’s performing oral sex, with the headline “What Would S.E. Cupp Look Like with a Dick in Her Mouth?” Here’s what the accompanying article had to say [Read More…]

Beating the Dead Horse of Sexism in Secularism

Sexism in the secular movement is a topic that seems to forever be a topic of discussion. I hate to add to the cacophony of voices speaking out, but after having read this piece over at Freethought Blogs by Stephanie Zvan, I feel compelled to share my thoughts. Zvan’s post discussed how many female skeptics, [Read More…]