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advertising spending

“All 50,000 workers at the Yue Yen Nike Factory in China would have to work for 19 years to earn what Nike spends on advertising in one year.”  No Logo, Naomi Klein  (p352) “According to the 1998 United Nations Human Development Report, the growth in global ad spending ‘now outpaces the growth of the world …

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Covering Viagra, But Not Birth Control

“In response to the “informed consent” bill the Kentucky House passed on January 28th, which requires women to consult a doctor–by video conference or in person–at least 24 hours before having an abortion, Kentucky state representative Mary Lou Marzian proposed a rather tongue-in-cheek bill of her own: a law requiring women to approve their husband’s …

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Seems to be a bit heavy on the killing … Ya think?

The DWR Religious Disservice – Evolution is Good for Faith as well.  

God works in mysterious, inefficient, and breathtakingly cruel ways …

The DWR Sunday Religious Disservice – Mysterious Ways…

“Bear, because If I got attacked by a bear people would believe me.”

Man or Bear?

A Woman Who Left Society to Live With Bears Weighs in on “Man or Bear” Read esp from “I need to get away …”

If men could get pregnant …

“She glances down at the members of Parliament strolling in across the pea-green carpet below. Suits, bald heads, and shoes shinier than mirrors. The men who never in their lives had to worry about getting pregnant, dying in childbirth, or trying to access an abortion within their own restrictive system.” Looking for Jane, Heather Marshall …

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“clear, coherent, willing, and ongoing”

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Identity Politics vs. The Law of Identity

Very nice essay here!  

Of Boys and Men, Richard. V. Reeves – Quotes and Notes

Reeves quotes Kristof and WuDunn about the recent trend (which started in the 2010s): “Men in particular felt the loss not only of income but also of dignity that accompanied a good job.” from Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope, Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn (p62) Poor babies.  Need I point out that women would not …

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