Bitch, Issue 60: Gray (Fall 2013)

Gray
Black lists, "gray" rape, whitewashing! Plus: Cyborgs!

Letter from the HQ

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It

The whinge List

||| On Screen—After Tiller explores front strains of late-term abortion providers

||| On Activism—The heritage of anti-abuse activism in BDSM

||| at the Shelves—The new, gendered global of adult-incontinence products

::: guffawing It Off—What occurs while girls inform rape jokes?

::: Helen Thomas, Off the Record—A few reviews from the 1st woman of the clicking

::: grey Matters—How rape in popular culture grew to become an issue of opinion

::: Roy G. Biz—The many colours of company co-option

::: Commodity Brokers—The candy and lowdown at the phenomenon of sugar dating

\\\ What higher Gift—Alice Walker's legacy keeps to bloom

\\\ again in Black—Can Hollywood's new Black checklist swap the industry?

\\\ Mobilizing the Bass—Women in international bass are developing new areas within the dance floor
The again Page

Adventures in Feministory Comics: Donna Haraway by way of Kinoko

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Gray
Black lists, "gray" rape, whitewashing! Plus: Cyborgs!

Letter from the HQ

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It

The whinge List

||| On Screen—After Tiller explores front strains of late-term abortion providers

||| On Activism—The heritage of anti-abuse activism in BDSM

||| at the Shelves—The new, gendered global of adult-incontinence products

::: guffawing It Off—What occurs while girls inform rape jokes?

::: Helen Thomas, Off the Record—A few reviews from the 1st woman of the clicking

::: grey Matters—How rape in popular culture grew to become an issue of opinion

::: Roy G. Biz—The many colours of company co-option

::: Commodity Brokers—The candy and lowdown at the phenomenon of sugar dating

\\\ What higher Gift—Alice Walker's legacy keeps to bloom

\\\ again in Black—Can Hollywood's new Black checklist swap the industry?

\\\ Mobilizing the Bass—Women in international bass are developing new areas within the dance floor
The again Page

Adventures in Feministory Comics: Donna Haraway by way of Kinoko

Show description

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