Game of Thrones: A Beautiful Death Season 3 - by Robert M. Ball
The new season of Game of Thrones is premiering today and to celebrate we’ve got some great posts lined up to get you excited for the first episode. To start it off, we’ve got part 3 of Robert Ball’s illustration series depicting the deaths from each episode so far in the show. Season 3 had plenty of death to be sure, let us know which was your favorite, or least favorite. You can check out the deaths of Season 1 here and Season 2 here.
Happy Game of Throne day!
As Noam Chomsky once pointed out for Z Magazine, old media types from the institutional bodies like American Enterprise Institute tend to regurgitate the same ideas with a reliability that is equally impressive and infuriating. While assuring the public that rape is a terrible crime, writers like Caroline Kitchens and Heather McDonald of right-wing think tank The Manhattan Institute try to claim that feminists have blown this whole rape culture thing way out of proportion.
Apparently, many women disagree. On Tuesday there were more than 1 million responses on the #RapeCultureIsWhen hashtag started by a frustrated Zerlina Maxwell in response to these right-wing narratives.
Women use birth control for other purposes than preventing pregnancy. Married women use birth control. Women that could potentially die from pregnancy take birth control. Telling women not to have sex as if it is some magical solution is dangerous, misinformed and misogynistic. Women take birth control for a variety of reasons and not one of them is any of your damn business. Sit down and shut up.