When I was in high school, not quite a decade ago, there was a push for teaching the presence significant women, homosexuals and people of color in history. 892 more words
Tags » Gender Norms
I think there is generally a massive misconception about feminism and not only its aims, but its understandings.
the more I do this the more I understand that there are still so many people who do not fully understand what it is, and what true feminism, and especially 3rd wave feminism tries to achieve. 149 more words
Recently I came across an article by Women’s Health by the title “You’re a Feminist… So Why Don’t You Date Like One?” which stated, in brief, that while women are more likely to call themselves feminists today then ever before, women tend to still go by traditional gendered dating standards, such waiting for the guy to initiate a relationship, and letting the guy pick up the tab on the first date. 1,115 more words
All over the world, men die younger than women and do worse on a host of health indicators, yet policymakers rarely focus on this “men’s health gap” or adopt programs aimed at addressing it. 501 more words