Robert Rutledge.@QandA Broadside @ABCaustralia | @MonaEltahawy: "I want patriarchy to fear feminism...All this talk of, if you talk about violence, you're becoming just like the men... How many rapists must we kill until men stop raping us? [Applause]" #7NecessarySins
A source tells Cockburn that House Democrats trying to impeach Donald Trump have no less than seven intelligence whistleblowers
Robert RutledgeIF true, then Trump was blackmailed by Turkey, to permit invasion of Syria - using information which implicates Jared Kushner as giving "permission" to KSA's MBS to arrest Jamal Khashoggi. And the House Impeachment inquiry has it.
The more you live the truth of who are and the more you show the world who you are – the freer you are. That freedom is truly beautiful.
Robert RutledgeSBS | "If the state oppresses everyone, men and women, then the state, street and home together oppress women. I call that the trifecta of misogyny." -- @monaeltahawy #7NecessarySins
Pres Bush, under pressure from conservatives, escalates his support for constitutional amendment banning gay marriage, moving issue to forefront of presidential campaign and underscoring what his aides say is critical difference between him and Sen...
Robert RutledgeIt's like calling the Nuremberg laws, "beliefs".
Bush's 2004 Elxn strategy - put anti-gay state Constitl Amndts to make same-sex marriage illegal in 13 states - was not a "belief". It was the most harmful US action against LGBT people in a generation.
In fall 2019, a new crop of nonfiction releases — focusing on the #MeToo movement, rape culture, and sexual assault — are hitting bookstores.
A few of these books focus on the major stories of the #MeToo movement: The allegations of assault made…
In her book "The Seven Necessary Sins for Women and Girls", Mona Eltahawy lays out her manifesto for achieving true gender freedom and equality. The Egyptian-American author and activist speaks with Piya about the society-changing value she sees in...
Robert RutledgeCBC | "I want patriarchy to fear women": @monaeltahawy says the time for being civil, peaceful and polite is over #7NecessarySins
Robert RutledgeKirkus Reviews | "She channels the rage..toward the empowerment of other women in their embrace of feminism that is 'robust, aggressive, and unapologetic…a feminism that defies, disobeys, and disrupts the patriarchy.'" by @monaeltahawy #7NecessarySins
Greta Thunberg speaks at Battery Park, NYC for the September 20 2019 Climate Strike
Robert Rutledge@GretaThunberg Here's the recording I made of the fierce and inspirational 10-minute speech given by @GretaThunberg at #ClimateStike #ClimateAction in Battery Park New York City on Sept 20th 2019. (The view is not great, the audio is all there).