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• Confusing the Issue: Asking For or Seeking Equality Is Not the Same Thing as Being Selfish or "Power Hungry"

Confusing the Issue: Asking For or Seeking Equality Is Not the Same Thing as Being Selfish or “Power Hungry”

Sometimes non-complementarians – being  those who disagree with complementarianism (especially women) – saying that Christians should grant women equal opportunity is misconstrued by complementarians, or by others, to mean women are “power hungry.” They then go on to lecture that wanting power, or equality, or an “equal say so,” is selfish or wrong. 828 more words

Failure to Launch

“The sooner you lose the sooner you can go shopping” 486 more words

Comedy

Women Underground: Music Industry

“This is a man’s world. But it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl.” Godfather of soul, James Brown, crooned these lines in 1966 in a ceremonial fashion praising his stance while admitting he would still be lost without women. 1,881 more words

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We Black Women: Seen, Heard, and Beautiful

This blog entry is written in response to someone who recently to me, “See that’s what is wrong with you black women.” With contempt in a cowardly text, and out of the blue, this man – a man who claimed to love me – spewed contempt and hate toward me and toward black women in saying, “ 814 more words

• Complementarianism Misnomer: It's Really About Male Hierarchy and Female Servitude to Men - It's Not About The Sexes Complementing Each Other

Complementarianism Misnomer: It’s Really About Male Hierarchy and Female Servitude to Men – It’s Not About The Sexes Complementing Each Other

(I still have two or three posts in Draft status on this blog regarding the subjects of Toxic Masculinity and sexual harassment. 1,293 more words

Sexism and the Socialization of Sexual Assault

by Wallarooni

One of the focuses of our course has been had reverse-isms do not exist. –isms, such as sexism, are deep-rooted, historical, and institutional. Hence even though some cases exist of preference working in the favor of a minoritized group, the preference is rare and overall societal preference works against the group to oppress it. 340 more words

Sexism

That thing called sexism


There’s this thing called sexism, a vulgar part of society since the very dawn of humanity. There are plethora definitions of what this thing is, and though it is simple on paper, there are so many nuances to this thing that the most simple of circumstances can spark a complex debate on what is right and not. 1,627 more words

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