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Sex Is Not a Contract: The Case Against Compulsory Parenthood

Should a man who accidentally impregnates a woman be compelled to financially support the resulting child? That’s the question that Laurie Shrage, a professor of philosophy and women’s studies at Florida International University, asks in an essay for The New York … Continue reading

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Is a Man’s Opinion on Abortion Invalid Simply Because He’s a Man?

A woman blogging at Thought Catalog under the name “Sophie Martin” has written a post entitled “5 Things Men Are Not Allowed to Have An Opinion On.” I am primarily concerned with number one: Abortion. Martin advises men that “at no point is … Continue reading

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University of Arizona Student Says Women “Deserve Rape”

A University of Arizona student has decided to honor Sexual Assault Awareness Month in the least sensitive way possible: by telling female students that they deserve to be raped. Standing in the UA Mall holding a sign that says “You … Continue reading

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Steven Landsburg Asks If Rape Should Be a Crime When the Victim is Unconscious

In a recent blog post, University of Rochester economics professor Steven Landsburg poses three questions related to public policy. The first deals with censorship of pornography, the second with oil drilling and the third with rape when the victim is … Continue reading

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Freedom in the 50 States…For Rich White Business Owners

The Mercatus Center at George Mason University has released its 2013 Freedom in the 50 States report, and this year North Dakota has taken the number one spot. So how did the state that just passed the nation’s strictest abortion law … Continue reading

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Sex, Lies and Beauty Queens

Miss Delaware Teen USA Melissa King gave up the crown this week amid allegations that she appeared in a porn video shortly after her 18th birthday. King has still not officially acknowledged that it was her in the video. But … Continue reading

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Will One in Four College Women Really Be Raped Before They Graduate?

The Five co-host Bob Beckel said on last Wednesday’s show that female college students don’t need guns because campus rape is not a problem, asking his co-hosts “When was the last time you heard about a rape on campus?” Beckel’s … Continue reading

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Gandhi Was Wrong About Birth Control

Salon.com has posted an essay Mahatma Gandhi wrote about birth control in 1939, and sadly this essay shows that Gandhi was no more enlightened than the average person of that time period (at least when it came to women’s reproductive … Continue reading

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The Average Porn Star’s Bra Size is 34B, and Other Surprising Results of the Most Comprehensive Study Ever Done on Adult Film Performers

British researcher Jon Millward spent months poring over tens of thousands of porn star bios on the Internet Adult Film Database (IAFD) in order to compile what is probably the most comprehensive study ever done on the men and women … Continue reading

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Iceland’s Sex-Hating Feminists Take on Internet Porn

Icelandic politicians are currently considering proposals to block access to internet porn in the country. Printing and distributing pornography is already illegal, and Interior Minister Ögmundur Jónasson is leading the charge to outlaw digital porn as well. Since Iceland is a secular Scandinavian … Continue reading

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