The Internet Cesspool Threatens Emma Watson After Mild Feminism Speech

Emma Watson gave a speech on gender equality recently, making a pretty reasonable appeal to men and women to work towards equality. That is not radical at all. Still, Internet pricks decided that she needs to be harassed for it, just like every regular woman speaking out for feminism saying anything at all on the …

Isla Vista and Gentlemen Supremacy

The shooting in Isla Vista is horrifying on its own, my heart goes out to all affected. The “reasoning” the shooter apparently gave is terrifying in how banal and common it is. His litany is a rant that can be heard in many corners of our online and offline worlds.  In certain “men’s rights” message boards …

Beginning with the inception of photography in the mid-1800s, the proliferation of visual images has placed an increased importance on our culture’s ability to interpret them correctly. The effect of visual images on a culture cannot be understated. Indeed, some critics argue that visual images have become a major source of information about our society …