Toy Soldiers


Betsy DeVos to rescind Title IX sexual assault guidelines

Betsy DeVos, the Education Secretary, announced on September 7th that her department would review the Title IX sexual assault guidelines set in place by the Obama administration. The administration created the guidelines following the campus rape hysteria drummed up by … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
Sept. 13, 2017, 5:50 p.m.

Girls walk out on Clementine Ford after she refused to answer boys’ questions

Back in May, I wrote about an incident at an Australian school where feminist blogger Clementine Ford spoke. The school invited Ford to speak about women’s issues, and several boys in the audience challenged her views. Rather than address the … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
Sept. 5, 2017, 5:20 p.m.

Stop excusing women who lie about rape

Whenever a false rape allegation case makes the news, a number of people rush to defend the women (and occasionally men) who lied about the assault. These people will quote statistics about the “rarity” of false allegations, mention the difficulty … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
Aug. 28, 2017, 7:49 p.m.

Yes, Joss Whedon is still a feminist

The no true Scotsman fallacy is defined as: […] a kind of informal fallacy in which one attempts to protect a universal generalization from counterexamples by changing the definition in an ad hoc fashion to exclude the counterexample. Rather than … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
Aug. 23, 2017, 4:36 p.m.

Bulletin Board v306

Addressing the Lack of Research on Male Childhood Sexual Abuse — On Thursday July 20, fans across the world mourned the loss of Chester Bennington, the lead vocalist for the world-renowned band, Linkin Park. Bennington’s suicide by hanging at the … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
Aug. 19, 2017, 6 p.m.

The Hypocrisy of the US Complicity in Child Rape

A United States government agency finally took issue with the rampant rape of boys in Afghanistan. According to a recent article: In its most recent quarterly report, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) criticized the Afghan government for … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
Aug. 9, 2017, 2:52 p.m.

Music That Inspires: One More Light

It has been a week since Linkin Park’s Chester Bennignton committed suicide. I figured now would be a good time to review the last Linkin Park album One More Light. As I mentioned in my previous post, I have been … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 30, 2017, 3:42 p.m.

Woman who raped student sues him for “defamation”

It is rare that any case of women sexually abusing boys leaves me at a loss for words. I have read about the most ridiculous situations, from women claiming the boys raped them to women suing their victims for child … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 23, 2017, 5:14 p.m.

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington committed suicide

Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park, committed suicide. According to reports, he hanged himself, possibly on Wednesday night or Thursday morning. Authorities found his body Thursday morning around 9 a.m. To say I am at a loss for … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 21, 2017, 2:54 p.m.

Jody Allard reveals feminism’s true abusive colors

Jody Allard is back. For those who do not recall, Allard wrote an article in 2016 titled My teen boys are blind to rape culture. Allard argued in the article that despite all her efforts as a good feminist single … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 17, 2017, 3:31 a.m.

Canadian Supreme Court finds it’s not rape if the boy looks older

Oh Canada. It seems that every few months I come across another head-slapping instance of utter stupidity. The most recent case deals with the acquittal of a woman accused of raping a 14-year-old boy. Barbara George knew the victim through … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 10, 2017, 2:30 p.m.

Help Brian Martinez of the Honey Badgers fight his cancer

Allison Tieman posted a video on the Honey Badgers’s YouTube page stating that Brian Martinez has testicular cancer. She said early scans also found additional masses in his pelvis and lung. He had surgery to remove the enlarged testicle, and … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 6, 2017, 3:16 p.m.

Riri Williams: Marvel’s Precious Little Sociopath

Marvel debuted the character Riri Williams in July 2016. The character replaced Tony Stark as Iron Man, adopting the name Iron Heart (which ironically turns out to be the name used in a porn parody of Iron Man). Riri’s claim … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 2, 2017, 9:41 p.m.

Still In Plain Sight: The Plight of Afghan Boys

How long does it take for someone to consider a widely known instance of systematic child rape to be a problem? Clearly it is not ten years because that is how long the West has known about the plight of … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 1, 2017, 6 p.m.

Stop The Abuse: The National Association for People Abused in Childhood

Often times people want to help others but do not know how. This cannot be any truer than when it comes to helping abused men and boys. The resources sometimes are not apparent and are often difficult to find. Sometimes … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
July 1, 2017, 12:45 p.m.

Why the left became ban happy

I suppose one could argue about generalizations. Yes, not all people on the left want to censor the opposing side. However, it does appear that most of the current voices attempting to censor are on the left. It also appears … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
June 16, 2017, 2:43 p.m.

How not to conduct an interview

One of the first rules of journalism is to know about your subject before interviewing them. No journalist wants to appear ignorant of the basic facts about a person, particularly when that information is easily acquired. Another important rule is … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
June 15, 2017, 5:42 p.m.

Phallic Affect, or Why Men’s Rights Activists Have Feelings

Youtuber TL;DR released a video recently concerning an intriguing paper called Phallic Affect, or Why Men’s Rights Activists Have Feelings. A one Jonathan A. Allan wrote the paper. Allan is the Canada research chair in Queer Theory and Associate Professor … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
June 12, 2017, 12:03 p.m.

The NISVS 2010-2012 Report – Continued

In the previous part, I discussed the CDC’s general findings from the recent 2012 survey. My analysis continues below. As I mentioned in the previous post, the CDC’s numbers have remained consistent throughout the survey’s history. While I do think … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
June 8, 2017, noon

The NISVS 2010-2012 Report

The CDC released a new National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS). The survey combines data from the 2010, 2011, and 2012 numbers. Readers may notice that the most current data is from 2012, putting a five-year gap between … Continue reading
Toy Soldiers
June 7, 2017, 2:38 p.m.