Gender is a social construction, so is race, etc.
Of course we have fundamentalist-minded people in our society, who see society in an “idealized past” sort of way. 209 more words
Women are special, Christianity teaches, so special that they’ve been tasked with being wives and mothers – and this keeps them so very busy that minor things like preaching, teaching, and leading are assigned to the men (men don’t really want to do them, but somebody has to and it can’t be women). 1,084 more words
My New Title Tuesday recommendation, The Unmade Bed: The Messy Truth About Men and Women in the 21st Century by Stephen Marche, made me curious to see how a man would “mansplain” the gender divide to women. 1,277 more words