(Originally posted to the Community section of MyMedia)
Over at my blog, on posts that are not network-tv safe, I have discussed the prevalence of violence against women who dare express their opinions in public, and particularly online.
At The Guardian, where comment threads are often turned into cesspools, someone finally decided to examine how online abuse falls on the gender divide. Not surprisingly (for anyone who’s been paying attention), the results confirm a prevalence of misogyny fueled by anonymity:
I became aware only recently of author Sarah Gailey, but I’m making a point, from now on, to check it often–and to check out her work.
Why? Well, a couple of reasons…:
First, the springboard for yesterday’s post:
Then, there’s this awesome bingo card¹: Continue reading
Yet another rant, yet another what the fuck moment chez aztec.
On Sunday, Wendy posted her feelings about the current state of the romance blogging community.
On Monday, Sunita posted her reaction to that post.
Below are my responses to both blog posts, in the order I posted them.