Rape in India, as in America, seems to be a question of legitimate rape...or not. Two young girls, ages 14 and 15, stepped out in a field at night on May 27th to relieve themselves (a common practice in India) where they were sexually assaulted. The next day their bodies were found hanging from the branches of a mango tree. From New Delhi:
Perhaps we should stick to the term "marriage equality" because "gay marriage may mean something altogether different. Consider the "Mormon Enigma," subtitled, "An exploration of what it means to be Married, Mormon, . . . and Gay." What we're talking about here is an epic sexual battle between his (or her) need for appearing sexually righteous versus her (or his) need for love.
Because President Obama is the cause of all things bad, CNN has headlined their story on the recent Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision as "Supreme Court Rules Against Obama in Contraception Case." But the real story, as is so often the case, about human sexuality.
Ready to laugh some portion of your anatomy off? Take a look at Bunmi Laditan's piece on How to Breastfeed Appropriately:
Tom Petty has joined the crowd of humanity who seek a rational, albeit "kinda pissed," discussion about human sexuality. With a song set to be released next week, “Playing Dumb,” he implicitly takes on the Catholic Church for “covering up” the clergy sex abuse scandals, according to a new cover story in Billboard. The magazine quotes the lyrics “For every confession that wasn’t on the level/For every man of God that lives with hidden
"Every generation gets the science fiction it deserves." --unknown
Wearing cowboy clothes doesn't mean you're actually a cowboy, just like wearing a clerical collar doesn't automatically mean you're a child molester. So "putting on" the mullah in Islam doesn't actually mean you're automatically anything good. From Wikipedia:
The irony would be dee-licious if only the Urban Dictionary weren't talking about (yech!) douching:
“Douche: a word to describe an individual who has shown themself to be very brainless in one way or another, thus comparing them to the cleansing product for vaginas.”
"After all, the chief business of the American people is business." --Calvin Coolidge
On August 1, 2014, the Constitutional Court in Uganda struck down Uganda's anti-homosexuality law which set life sentences for anyone caught engaging in "aggravated acts of homosexuality." Great news! A barbaric and draconian law designed to imprison Uganda's 500,000 gay adults struck down by the land's highest court. A tremendous win for human rights! Right? Wrong. From Al Jazeera: