Get Wendy McElroy essential facts below. View
join the Wendy McElroy discussion
Add Wendy McElroy
to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or
this resource on social media.
Wendy McElroy (born 1951) is a Canadian individualist feminist and anarcho-capitalist writer. She was a co-founder along with Carl Watner and George H. Smith of The Voluntaryist magazine in 1982 and is the author of a number of books. McElroy is the editor of the website ifeminists.net. 
McElroy is the author of the book
Rape Culture Hysteria, in which she contends that rape culture is a result of popular hysteria to the disadvantage of men, and in particular, white men.   
In November 2014, McElroy was scheduled to debate
Jessica Valenti at a Brown University Janus Forum debate on "How Should Colleges Handle Sexual Assault?". Before the debate, Brown President Christina Paxson sent out a campus-wide e-mail saying she disagreed with McElroy's views, and set up an alternative event at the same time to compete with the debate.  The actions of Brown students and Paxson were criticized by various commentators.    
Published works Books
National Identification Systems: Essays in Opposition, by Carl Watner, Wendy McElroy, January 1, 2004 ISBN 0-7864-1595-9
Debates of Liberty: An Overview of Individualist Anarchism, 1881-1908, February 1, 2003 ISBN 0-7391-0473-X
Liberty for Women: Freedom and Feminism in the Twenty-First Century. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee. 2002. ISBN . 978-1566634359 OCLC 260069067.
Sexual Correctness: The Gender-Feminist Attack on Women, June 2001
Dissenting Electorate: Those Who Refuse to Vote and the Legitimacy of Their Opposition by Carl Watner, Wendy McElroy, January 1, 2001
Individualist Feminism of the Nineteenth Century: Collected Writings and Biographical Profiles, January 1, 2001
Queen Silver: The Godless Girl (Women's Studies (Amherst, N.Y.), Queen Selections Silver, December 1, 1999 - about her friend Queen Selections Silver.
Freedom, Feminism, and the State by Wendy McElroy, Lewis Perry, February 1, 1999
The Reasonable Woman: A Guide to Intellectual Survival, April 1, 1998
Prelude Press, 1995, XXX: A Woman's Right to Pornography ISBN 0-312-13626-9 Liberty, 1881-1908: A Comprehensive Index, January 1982 Articles Contributor (2008). Hamowy, Ronald (ed.). The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Cato Institute. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811. ISBN . 978-1-4129-6580-4 LCCN 2008009151. OCLC 750831024.
McElroy, Wendy (2008). "Feminism and Women's Rights". The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism. pp. 173-76. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811.n106. ISBN . 9781412965804
McElroy, Wendy (2008). "Godwin, William (1756-1836)". Godwin, William (1856-1836). p. 211. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811.n126. ISBN . 9781412965804
McElroy, Wendy (2008). "Price, Richard (1723-1791)". The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism. pp. 388-89. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811.n240. ISBN . 9781412965804
McElroy, Wendy (2008). "Voltaire (1694-1778)". The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism. p. 523. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811.n319. ISBN . 9781412965804
McElroy, Wendy (2008). "Voluntarism". The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism. p. 524. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811.n320. ISBN . 9781412965804 McElroy, Wendy (2008). "Wollstonecraft, Mary (1759-1797)". The Encyclopedia of Libertarianism. pp. 545-46. doi: 10.4135/9781412965811.n331. ISBN . 9781412965804
"ifeminists.com > about". ifeminists.net.
Presley, Sharon (July 11, 2016). "A Review of Rape Culture Hysteria: Fixing the Damage Done to Men and Women". Libertarianism.org . Retrieved 2018.
Beaver, William (Fall 2016). "Book Review". . The Independent Review 21 (2) . Retrieved 2018.
Shaw, Jane S. "Is There Really a Rape Culture on Our Campuses?". The James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal . Retrieved 2017.
Brandfield-Harvey, Camilla; Kelly, Caroline (November 17, 2014). "Janus Forum sexual assault event sparks controversy". The Brown Daily Herald . Retrieved 2018.
Saffron, Jesse (November 20, 2014). "An Intellectual Cocoon". National Review . Retrieved 2018.
Summers, Adam B. (April 1, 2015). "The macroagression of shutting down debate". The Orange County Register . Retrieved 2018.
Shulevitz, Judith (May 21, 2015). "In College and Hiding From Scary Ideas [Opinion]". The New York Times . Retrieved 2018.
Courtland, Shane (February 19, 2018). "Protecting speech on college campuses is essential to the pursuit of knowledge". . Clarksburg, West Virginia: WVNews.com The State Journal . Retrieved 2018.