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Status + Fortune
Respectability politics, trophy other halves, Mad males struggle to the death!

Letter from the HQ

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It

Comics Alliance: Inking open air the Box

The whinge List

||| at the Town—The politics of homosexual bars as secure spaces

||| at the Stage—A Q&A with Jesusa Rodríguez

||| On Screen—May the advertisements be ever on your favorite...a starvation Games/Mad males infographic

::: In Richness and in Wealth—What does it suggest to be a modern day trophy wife?

::: No Disrespect—Black ladies and the politics of respectability

::: move Ask Alice—A Q&A with writer and punk veteran Alice Bag

::: 15 Megabytes of Fame—Penelope Trunk and the unreliable on-line narrator

::: Gossip Grrrl—Can famous person Gossip Ever Be Feminist?

\\\ energetic Duty—Two new books discover activism and antiassimilation

\\\ Dance Dance Revolution?—Waltzing round the factor of queer visibility on TV

\\\ by no means Say Nothing—A short background of "cunt" in pop music

Adventures in Feministory Comics: whilst Evelyn Nesbit Met Nell Brinkley through Ellen Lindner

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Letter from the HQ

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It

Comics Alliance: Inking open air the Box

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Three years later, when Beyoncé announced she was expecting, she was publicly applauded for doing pregnancy “the right way,” and celebrated for being a model of black womanhood. Even Diddy’s 18-year-old son, Justin Combs, motherhood, and are sexually independent. ” Badu’s personal choices raised the specter of the Jezebel. And rather than reject that problematic stereotype, critics pilloried Badu as a poor example to the black and broader communities—as not respectable. But the hand-wringing over the singer’s familial status is less about the welfare of her children and more about a black woman publicly violating sexist morality by having children (read: sex) outside of marriage.

I’m in a board meeting,” reads the tweet, “Having a miscarriage. ” The incident was seized upon in the blogosphere and covered on CNN, prompting Trunk to write a blog post defending the tweet. ) who have abortions all do so casually and callously on their lunch breaks, the way one might get a manicure. If Trunk thinks she’s done anything to help women in Wisconsin get better access to abortions (her defensive post asks readers to donate to Planned Parenthood), she obviously doesn’t know anything about how the anti-choice movement works.

The tagline for a post titled “The psychology of quitting” reads: “I am at a hotel. I think I am dying. ” Above the main body of the post is a photograph of a slender woman’s bare legs and buttocks, seen in profile as she lies on the floor. A deep purple bruise shows just above her right thigh. The text is a meandering and intense outpouring in which Trunk examines her own insecurity and wonders why she can’t bring herself to leave the Farmer. ” Four days later, just after New Year’s Day, Trunk followed up with a post titled “Zero tolerance for domestic abuse is wrong,” in which she responded to the many commenters on her previous post who had urged her to leave the Farmer, call the police on the Farmer, and get her children the hell away from an abusive situation.

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