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On my relationship with feminism on the internet

I recently said elsewhere that my feminism, or my eagerness to talk about feminist causes, is in part self interest. This is because misogyny is the tree from which the gnarled branch of homophobia grew. While this is true, it’s … Continue reading

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Just what in the hell is a shade tree academic?

“Shade tree mechanic” is rapidly becoming an obsolete phrase. It’s probably easiest to think about its meaning in terms of the directions you’d get to their place, because the original guys this term described didn’t have a garage on 27th … Continue reading

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