Prisons are a feminist issue. Last week, the Supreme Court let stand a ruling from the Arizona Supreme Court that requires prisons to provide transportation for incarcerated women seeking abortions. It’s a blow to America’s Toughest Sheriff (TM) Joe Arpaio, who makes his male wards wear pink underwear because he believes that it feminizes them […]
It’s a simple rule of middle school math: correlation does not equal causation. So why is it that when it comes to pregnancy, reporters, doctors and researchers let this simple dictum go right out of their heads? Exhibit A: a new study released this weekend shows that there may be a correlation between caffeine intake […]
[Updated: sorry for the mucked up sentence. Sometimes blogger and Firefox fight, and my posts are the casualty. It’s fixed now.] Literally. Further proof that smart women actually do want to do harm to misogynistic and violent penises around the world.