The Other McCain

"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler

What Causes Misogyny?

Oh, ain’t it funny how a heart That loved you one time Could be filled with so much anger For you and your kind? I hate you. Oh, how I try to hate you. I get bitter every time you run through my mind. Between love and hate There’s a little thin line, And I’m […]

The Ivy League Is Decadent and Depraved: Yale Is Now America’s Rape Capital?

  Nowhere in America are women more likely to be sexually assaulted than on the campus of Yale University. At least, that’s what Yale officials claim in their latest annual report from the campus Title IX office, which “indicates an extraordinarily dangerous campus . . . with a much higher violent crime rate than any […]

What Is a Man?

Contemporary culture has become so dominated by feminist thought that many people have come to think of women as the default “human,” and thus condemn men as “defective women,” Suzanne Venker argues. This is largely a result of our extraordinary affluence as a society, where people in the culture-making elite take for granted the needs […]

Queer Theory Pedophilia Jeopardy

One of the points I’ve repeatedly made about Third Wave feminism over the past five years is about Judith Butler’s role in popularizing a particular view of “gender.” In doing so, I dug deeply into the sources cited in Butler’s Gender Trouble, which is almost universally assigned as a required text in university Women’s Studies […]

Guy Gets Laid, Feminists Get Angry

  Feminists are enraged because the popular Instagram account “Humans of New York” did a profile of a pickup artist: “I was like an ‘incel’ kid. I’d never had a girlfriend. I’d only had sex with prostitutes. I was very suicidal. Then one day I was standing next to a cute girl at a bus […]

In Which @LaurenDuca Gets Cancelled

  The first time I took notice of Lauren Duca was in June 2016, when she wrote a Teen Vogue article about herpes that was simply false. Teen Vogue subsequently ceased print publication after publishing an article about anal sex, and I wrote in November 2017: In the months leading up to the 2016 election, Teen […]

Lesbian Sues Sperm Bank After Learning Why Both Her Kids Are Autistic

  Layers and layers of irony here: [Illinois lesbian Danielle] Rizzo’s children, ages 7 and 6, were at the center of one of the most ethically complex legal cases in the modern-day fertility industry. Three years ago, while researching treatment options for her sons, Rizzo says she made an extraordinary discovery: The boys are part […]

Who Is Raping Whom?

  The feminist discourse surrounding “rape culture,” particularly on college and university campuses, claimed that sexual assault was so prevalent as to suggest all men were complicit. University administrators imposed mandatory “consent training” as part of student orientation, male students were demonized as predatory monsters, and subjected to a systematic denial of due-process rights in […]

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