April 9, 2007
I love it (sort of) when they prove me right
I’m one of many people who have accused abstinence advocates of perpetuating the virgin/whore dichotomy. Well, take a look at the theme for this year’s Abstinence Leadership Conference:
Black and white. Purity versus promiscuity. To quote Jessica over at Feministing, “There’s no in-between, ladies. Just incredible.” Indeed. And while I can take a certain amount of pleasure in knowing I was right about their perpetuating the dichotomy, it remains rather sad that they do.