A 11/9 Apology for Broken Promises
Nov. 9, 2016
I feel like we owe women an apology.
We said we respected your accomplishments and abilities.
We promised we would stand behind you.
Yesterday, we let you down.
I appreciate this analysis, and I think what you’ve described will be a second-order effect of the photos. Feminists (myself included) need to guard against being tempted to attack this woman for political purposes, for exactly the reasons you’ve outlined: it would be hypocritical, un-feminist, and would shallowly place political gain ahead of…
I’ve come to the conclusion that once part of the solution is to remove police altogether from the process of enforcing traffic laws. Many traffic violations can be enforced by traffic cameras — as evidenced by the ticket I received in the mail the other day. traffic cameras can be fixed in one place, or on drones or mobile. They can take static…