MK Feminist

Throat-punching the patriarchy since 2011

Archive for January, 2012

Quick Update and Awesome Teenagers

Hey hey. As you may have noticed, I haven’t posted in a little while.  I’m taking a bit of break for the better part of January.  Now, naturally, you might be thinking, “How can she take a break?  She just started!”  This is true.  Mine is still a baby blog.  I’m not taking a break [...]

The Amazing Genderless Baby!

I’m just going to come right out and say it.  Just because YOU can’t tell what someone’s gender is doesn’t mean they don’t have one. Today’s topic arises from a somewhat dated news story, but it’s still extremely relevant.  Last May, a Toronto couple were demonized as irresponsible, negligent parents after a story ran in [...]

Yer Usin’ It Wrong

I have had this argument time and again with friends, acquaintances, and kids I taught.  While the word ‘gay’ is still used to refer to an entire group of people, it is not appropriate to also use it as a synonym for ‘stupid’ or ‘bad’.  So stop it. Now, for a much more eloquent articulation [...]