From the second we are born we are introduced to gender labels. Blue blankets for boys and pink blankets for girls. We learn dolls are girl toys and trucks are boy toys. 615 more words
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I recently gave this workshop where I opened with Meghan Trainor’s ubiquitous song: “It’s all about the Bass”. Now, on the surface this is a song that seems to be about feminism, self-esteem and breaking the hegemony of the skinny versus voluptuous argument. 762 more words
A lot’s going on at the moment about Feminism.
Various incidents such as the ‘femme de la rue’, videos, wherein women get catcalled and insulted, the terrible rapes against women in certain countries (such as in India), talk shows speaking about sexist jokes that women have to receive daily, Beyoncé with her sexy and feminist appearance, Emma Watson with her speech….all these events, and many more, have probably contributed to the revival of heated discussions concerning the topic. 1,083 more words