Monday, January 21, 2019
Supporting Men > Gender Identity

Fix family violence by facing up to male sexual trauma

https://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff-nation/109792758/violence-against-women-men-arent-the-problem-or-the-solution?fbclid=IwAR1VAOtgsY4DbaQf2MhrV5Ek0v9wXGPma6DiRS96gKxZwk2ZiudtZ2-kV8g Men who are violent towards women tend to hate themselves. They hate that they feel vulnerable, and most of all, they hate feeling ashamed. Men's feelings of vulnerability and shame, in conjunction with feelings of strength and protection, when not adequately integrated (i.e. the idea that one can be both vulnerable and strong at

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Facebook accused of discriminating against women

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/2018/09/18/facebook-accused-discriminating-against-women-targeted-job-adverts/ The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a charge with the US labour equality watchdog alleging that Facebook “consciously encouraged” employers to exclude women from their recruitment. It named 10 employers including a roofing firm, a home security vendor and a tyre repair chain which it said had used Facebook’s

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“Gender never came into it for me, and that was because of you”

"Gender never came into it for me, and that was because of you" - Prime Minister @jacindaardern thanking former PM @HelenClarkNZ for showing her and other women and girls that they too can be leaders. Watch the full #Suffrage125 conversation on our FB page #Trailblazing125 pic.twitter.com/xS8kckVOXV— UN Women NZ (@UNWomenNCANZ)

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Men’s rights movement

https://rationalwiki.org/wiki/Men%27s_rights_movement The men's rights movement (MRM, also known as men's rights activism (MRA), masculism, or "The Men's Human Rights Movement"[2]) is a fringe movement which espouses the view that social, legal and economic discrimination against males is present in society to the extent that fighting it deserves an organized effort mirroring

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125th anniversary of a historic move to give women the vote

https://www.voanews.com/a/new-zealand-celebrates-women-s-suffrage-anniversary/4583583.html New Zealand has marked the 125th anniversary of a historic move to give women the vote. It was the first country in the world to enact suffrage for women. Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand's third female prime minister said the nation's 19th century fight for economic independence and equal rights was still

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