April 9, 2007

I love it (sort of) when they prove me right

Posted in Feminism, Sex at 10:22 pm by The Lizard Queen

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:

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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.

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