Posts tagged " Sexism "

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PROJECT CONSENT

March 9th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

A very worthwhile internet outreach project recently emerged called Project Consent. It’s focus is sexual intimacy and the teaching of consent as a mandatory part of the etiquette that goes with adult relationships.  (more…)

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WAKE UP ‘SLEEPING BEAUTY’

January 24th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

In Colorado, the Mesa Valley School District sent out emails to parents encouraging them to send their daughters to see a media presentation called, ‘Wake up Sleeping Beauty: Worship at his Feet’.  The idea behind this is that young girls should strive to be ‘pure’ in mind and spirit in order to be worthy of becoming a good wife.  The clear implication: the only proper role for females in society is to be subjugated in the home, subordinate to patriarchal rule. (more…)

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TOXIC MASCULINITY

January 12th, 2016 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Filmmaker Jessica Newsom has made an important documentary titled, The Mask You Live in.  It’s a powerful examination about the troubling straight  jacket of expectations young sboys as staddled with as they grow into men.   When we say, ‘Be a man’  Exactly what does that mean,  and has society put expectations on young  that perpetuate the ugly, male dominant paradigm that has prevailed in human society since the beginnings of agriculture and permanent settlements, more than 10,000 years ago.

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48 Things Women Hear in a Lifetime (That Men Just Don't)

THE DRONE OF SUBTLE SEXISM

December 10th, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized No Comment yet

Huffpost Women just released a new video  48 Things Women Hear in a Lifetime (That Men Just Don’t)    Worth a Look

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SEXIST DUDES ARE LITERALLY LOSERS

July 21st, 2015 Posted by News No Comment yet

Why are we not surprised.   The study referenced in this article found that, among players of the game HALO3,  the loser segment of the players are responsible for most of the ugly remarks and harassment aimed at those women players , who dared enter the arena. (more…)