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Tired of being Judged? Man Up.

This has been one of my favourite spoken word poems for quite some time now, and I wanted to share it with those who aren’t familiar with it yet. 870 more words

This Video Shows How Society’s Sexism Affects Indian Men, Too

Here’s why “be a man” are the three most harmful words you can say to a man.

YouTube channel Old Delhi Films has put up a video highlighting how society’s gender norms affect how men can and cannot behave. 73 more words

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"When are you getting married?"

I’m probably the most inconsistent blogger ever, I don’t even think I’m allowed to call myself a blogger because I’m just that terrible at it *sigh*. 507 more words

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Invest in the Future: Strengthen Malaria Programs with Gender Data

Mosquitoes don’t discriminate when they bite. Anyone in a malaria-endemic locale – men, women and children – is fair game for the mosquito. But evidence paints a different picture on how vulnerable they may be to contracting malaria. 209 more words

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Not EVERYTHING is about "Gender Roles" or Feminism.

This isn’t about minimalism. This is something that has continued to upset me as a female. The lines of feminism and gender roles seem to be taken out of context far too often,  and WAY out of context. 175 more words

Housing while queer

I entered the housing hunt for the first time this semester.  In previous semesters I had always easily found a place to live through friends or through my school, but this semester, after my house dispersed, it was a little bit different.   541 more words

Jaden Smith Wears Dresses, So What?

Jaden Smith recently made news by wearing a dress to the first day of Coachella. This is nothing new. In fact, Jaden Smith has worn dresses before this. 194 more words