Posts made in September 15th, 2012

Forcing Raped Women to Carry Fetus

The real issue underneath Todd Aiken’s lack of knowledge about human anatomy, is that many Republicans want women to bear children born of rape. The underlying hatred and dismissal of women’s human rights is palpable among the presidential hopeful and his team. As a survivor of rape, having to carry and mother a reminder of a rape is a human rights abuse. It is torture, plain and...

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Rose Bean Simpson

Rose Bean Simpson

http://www.newmexicopbs.org – Rose Bean Simpson tells us what beauty is and what beauty is not. From a lineage of artists, including Roxanne Swentzell and Nora Naranjo-Morse, Rose was brought up Tewa-Pueblo Indian style. In Artisode 1.3, Rose mixes it up media-wise, challenging objectification and stirring up consciousness. Share on Facebook

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Can’t Get a Witness

Can’t Get a Witness

Left photograph is of David Albert Mitchell, who is being arrested for rape and battery of a 73 year-old woman who photographed his public sexual behavior in Central Park. Challenging men’s anonymity around sexual abuse remains a hurdle that must be overcome before women will have personal freedom. We must continue to challenge men’s so-called “right” to 24 hour access to...

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