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I know this is the Internet, where moral outrage over inconsequential nonsense is the norm, but I’ve encountered two rather strange controversies in our little podunk nation of Canada. The first is a strange little story about a doctor who won’t prescribe birth control in Calgary, and the second is a stranger editorial about those most put-upon and benighted of all: people who hire prostitutes. I normally eschew politics on this blog (for good reason), but I saw a deeper issue with both of these that attracted my attention and felt that, hey, since it’s been forever since I’ve written anything, I should write something even if I’m doing the equivalent of pouring gasoline on myself and dancing near an open flame.

Yay, sexual politics from a straight white man on the Internet! Are you ready for some mansplaining?

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