I also thought Pat Robertson had died. Or, I should clarify: I think of him as dead, as in dead to me, because he is a hateful bigot and is one of the grossest examples of performative Christianity.
If you’ve been following the news at all, you may have noticed that there are massive protests against the political failure to address climate change across the globe led by young people. You may have also noticed that impeachment proceedings have begun against Donald Trump, prompting him to retweet threats about Civil War, showing once again that comparing Trump to a child is an unfair smear of children.
I just read on NPR’s health blog about a new study that found that “an estimated 3.3 million [women] nationwide said that their first sexual experience was rape.”
And this is likely an underestimate! The data for the study predates the very new #MeToo movement and only women age 18-44 were included.
First Twitter came for Milo Yiannopoulos, and I did not speak out because I was not a racist.
Then Facebook came for Milo Yiannopoulos, and I did not speak out because I was not a misogynist.
Then Yiannopoulos was broke, and I did not speak out because seriously, f--k that guy.