Alie Ward shames Macy’s out of selling “fatshaming” plates
Alie Ward, actress, podcaster, writer, and science correspondent on my son’s favourite show Brainchild, is opposed to portion control. What other reason could she have for wanting Macy’s to ban a set of dishes that encourage eaters to not eat a full plate?
Biological male dominates in women’s weightlifting, revealing gross inequity
Athletics are about fairness in competition. When individuals who have gone through puberty as males compete against those who have not, it is not fair competition. This is especially true in a sport that is all about upper body strength, like weightlifting.
Was Dr. Leana Wen fired from Planned Parenthood because of identity politics?
Was Dr. Leana Wen ousted from her role as Planned Parenthood president for her problematic management style or because she endeavoured to depoliticize, and better facilitate, women’s health?
Ayanna Pressley’s identity politics will divide Democrats further
Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) has a great voice, and it is her own. She speaks for herself and her constituency, the good people of the Massachusetts 7th Congressional District. No one tells her what to say or how to say it. In a recent speech, excerpts of which were tweeted out, she told a cheering crowd:
Stop apologizing, Scarlett Johansson
The apology doesn’t placate anyone, instead, it gives the scolds more power. The way to deny that power is to deny them the satisfaction of a guilty admission. Refuse to apologize when you believe you’ve done nothing wrong. Stop apologizing.
Progressive writer gives friend a MAGA hat ultimatum—friend wisely chooses hat
Zack Ford, writer for Think Progress and wokeist extraordinaire, thinks so much of his friendship that he gave one of his old friends an ultimatum: his friendship, or his friend’s MAGA hat.