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Feminist Friday: Women in Refrigerators

The term “women in refrigerators” comes from the world of comic books — a world that’s still opaque to many people. Fear not, though. This post is about how that term actually applies to everything else! 639 more words

Pop Culture

Why don't I slap her? 'Cause I'm a man!

If the  objective of this video is to fight against violence between man and women, the producers of the campaign did exactly the opposite.  They want to fight against the conflicts of power between man and women, but at the same time they don’t even treat the boys and the girl the same way. 493 more words

English

Por qué no le pego? Porque soy un hombre!

Si el objetivo de este video sea luchar contra la violencia entre hombres y mujeres, los productores de la campaña hayan hecho totalmente lo contrario.. En una lucha ocasionada por por conflictos de poder entre hombres y mujeres, los mismos  productores de ese video no tratan a los niños y a la niña por igual. 502 more words

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Rebecca Kling - Interview

This is Rebecca Kling. This bold beauty is a transgender woman in the United States. She is a performer and artist who focuses on telling her story around the country. 132 more words

The World At Large

#WCW Discussion: Woman+Sex= ???

So I went to an amazing conscious love event, paying homage to Black love. It was rampant and abound, love flowing throughout every crevice of the night’s atmosphere, energy and vibes. 851 more words

Reflections

Queering Space

Normativity—in all its forms—is a restrictive and oppressive force.

It sets the standard of what is considered “normal” and “natural” in our society, privileging those who fit within this rigid construction while dismissing all those who fall outside of it. 751 more words

Queer Space

Heteronormativity and Friendships between Women and Men

Heteronormativity screws friendships between women and men up because you rarely see me as another subject standing beside you.

You were taught to see me as an object of your desire, which is always in front of you … to be observed, examined, judged and controlled. 282 more words

Gender And Sexuality