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Who is "SHE"?

During the weekend, the Malagasy nation discovered his first transgender on TV. According to Dream’in television station, Zatia Rocher is the first male transgender. She is a fashion model and she is stays in Europe for the moment. 232 more words

Two Paths

One path leads into acceptance by society, the other leads into oneself. One path has laws that reflect the lowest common denominator, the other answers to a higher law. 164 more words

Musings #34: Nonsensical Depiction of Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy (#amwriting)

As I continue to write in my book and developing my female lead, I have been more hyper aware lately of when I fall into writing my female into a gender trap, and I’ve become more disillusioned by the women I’m seeing on television and movies.    1,171 more words


The Homicide Education & Prevention Project Buffalo

We live in a world/society where killing is rampant. No remorse. No empathy. No feelings…

Kids today play video games that encourage killing. They watch TV shows that encourage killing. 186 more words


Gender-based III: But Why Cannot We Expect Women to Just Help Themeselves?

First of all, obviously, one woman alone can’t change the system she’s born into and that spreads over hundreds of millions of minds. D’uh. But more than that, it is also not fruitful to expect the people on the receiving end of discrimination to make our society a better place and lean back in the  meantime. 550 more words


When a door closes, knock on it a few times. But if it still doesn’t open, let it stay closed. In career, in love, in LIFE – when you see the period at the end of the sentence, don’t try and turn it into a comma. 64 more words


Gender-based II: The Myth of the "You Can Be Anything"-Society

So, why did I talk earlier about the idea that in our society, everyone can become whatever that persons wants to become? Because it is an illusion many of us cling to as if their lives depended on it (and in a way, at least the perception of our lives does). 919 more words