Posts Tagged ‘pedophilia’

Diagnosing Groping: New Frotteur Rules Require Three Nonconsensual Rubs

Yesterday, the American Psychological Association released a set of proposed revisions to its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorder, the document that sets guidelines for psychiatric diagnoses. One diagnosis going under the APA's microscope this year: "frotteurism," a condition marked by the "recurrent and intense sexual fantasies, sexual urges, or sexual behaviors involving touching or [...]

Verbal Assault: The Abuse and Debasement of “Rape”

Monday, Sept. 28, was a good day for the sexual assault euphemism.
Discussing the Roman Polanski case with the ladies of The View, Whoopi Goldberg mitigated accusations that Polanski drugged and raped a 13-year-old girl by insisting that the crime wasn’t “rape-rape.” In a statement to the United Nations that same day, Vatican rep Archbishop Silvano [...]

Sexist Comments of the Week

On It’s Not Rape If The Sex Offender Is Hot, my response to Gunaxin's list of its 25 favorite female sex offenders (because it couldn't choose just 24):
From David:
This is sort of odd, ’cause their list… the women are really really hot.
So why would women, who can get their pick of the lekking order, want [...]

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