Tags » Heterosexism

Dewani's bisexuality, femicide and 'real men' narratives

Real men don’t rape. Real men don’t hit women. Real men don’t commit femicide.

According to this common narrative, the men who are committing gender-based violence are all imaginary. 662 more words

Gender-based Violence

It is the 5th Instalment of A O Re Queer and look at all the rules we’re breaking. There are two entries from the same blog and a mad twist to storifying tweets. 1,238 more words

Look how scared he is — Fighting through heterosexism in Benny's Gym

“How do I know I’m gay?”

That may seem like a dumb question, or at least an easy one to answer for many people, but young men and boys and even some older men, ask that honest question all the time. 2,613 more words

Film Reviews

Learning Life's Lessons

I am grateful to my mother for all the things she taught me. I am grateful to my fifth grade homeroom teacher, my seventh grade English teacher and my high school media production teacher. 320 more words

Being Fully Human