On January 14th and 15th there will be a men’s conference at the UN. Sounds great—finally men will get a voice, right? Right … ?
It sounds good until you hear that the #HeforShe spokeswoman is working with Iceland in hosting this.…
Badger Cave: Title IX travesty!
Discussion of Hannah Wallen’s Title IX piece: Title IX abuse in university athletic programs
Event time: Monday, December 15, 9 PM Eastern
Host: Alison Tieman
Participants: Jonathan Taylor, Hannah Wallen and Sage Gerard
Badger Pod Nerd Cast 18
Gawker loses seven figures in ad revenue, pleb comics creator doxxed, and METALGATE!!!!…
If asked, most feminists will tell you that feminist activism is not an attack on masculinity or the human rights of men and boys. Many of them will quote from Jezebel.com writing full of claims about all of the harm feminists don’t want to do to men (in the midst of a post admitting that man-hating is “a thing,”) and blaming any discrimination men face on the phantom concept of “patriarchy.”
Many examples can be found to show that the article and its claims are false.…
Event time: December 1, 9 PM Eastern
Host: Alison Tieman
Participants: Hannah Wallen, Brian Martinez, and SourGrape
Badger Pod Nerd Cast 16: Miss Impossible! (How to write a feminist female character)
Event time: December 2, 7 PM Eastern
Event host: Brian Martinez
Event participants: Rachel Edwards, Mike (DrRandomercam), Alison Tieman, and Anna Cherry (subject to change)
Honey Badger Radio: Drunk Girl Viral Hoax with special guest Josh Blaine
Event time: December 4, 9 PM Eastern
Host: Rachel Edwards
Participants: Alison Tieman, Rachel Edwards, Karen Straughan, Hannah Wallen, and Jemma Morgan
A question I heard out of context today kind of crystallized for me an aspect of the #gamergate controversy, multiple men’s issues, and the difference in public response to incidents of domestic violence among famous people depending on whether the perceived perpetrator is male or female.…
Encyclopedia Dramatica explains Gamergate as one seedy game designer’s dramatic exposure of “wide scale collusion in the indie game industry, benefiting developers, reviewers, journalists, and everyone else involved. That is, everyone except for you, the gamer.”
That’s an adept description of the incident, and in short gives the reason why the discussion began and continues.…
It’s tough being a veteran. You sacrifice everything you have for the greater good. However, the degree to which soldiers suffer is a consistent taboo. Many return to civilian life with a pile of hospital bills, crippling PTSD, a biased family court system, and a world that would rather sweep them under the rug than deal with their problems.…
In just two days Karen Straughan, Hannah Wallen, Alison Tieman, Jess Kay, Kristal Garcia, and I will be at the International Conference on Men’s Issues in Detroit.
Thanks to our many generous donors, the Honey Badger Brigade has surpassed even our informal stretch goal of $6500.00, with our total at over $8000.
The campaign will remain active for another 24 days, with the “Bring it” tee available only through the fundraiser or at the conference.…