Somebody thought Romulus was a real person?! And these people teach at universities?! (Says everything you need to know about Women's Studies.)
She may as well have thought that Romulus was the home world of the Romulans until Mr Spock failed to save it from that super nova
Just bear this in mind the next time you hear some "fact" about rates of domestic violence etc repeated without any checking in a newspaper or on the TV.
Very often the fact is nothing more than a myth, a factoid.
No disrespect to women who are the victims of such violence, but there is a bit of a difference between claims that 20-35% of women admitted to hospital emergency rooms are the victims of domestic violence and the real figure, that is, one percent.
Persistent Myths in Feminist Scholarship
By Christina Hoff Sommers | Chronicle of Higher Education
Monday, June 29, 2009
Full article here http://www.aei.org/article/100695