Sunday, October 22, 2017
Supporting Men > Gender Identity

#Gender #equality #correlates #male-on-female #murder

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/10/fear-of-a-female-president/497564/ It gets worse. In a study of several hundred people, Jennifer Berdahl of the University of British Columbia found that women who “deviated from traditional gender roles—by occupying a ‘man’s’ job or having a ‘masculine’ personality” were disproportionately targeted for sexual harassment. But sexual harassment isn’t more likely only when women

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#Australians #reject #marriage #equality

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/sep/25/australian-voters-support-for-marriage-equality-falling-poll-shows Support for same-sex marriage has fallen during the national survey on the issue, according to Newspoll. The proportion of voters who support same-sex marriage now stands at 57%, compared to 63% in August and 62% in September last year. The no vote has lifted to 34%, from 30% in August and 32%

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#Academic #blocked #researching #reversed #gender #assignment

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/psychotherapist-gender-assignment-surgery-reverse-research-stop-trans-bath-spa-university-james-a7965281.html “The fundamental reason given was that it might cause criticism of the research on social media and criticism of the research would be criticism of the university and they also added it was better not to offend people,” Mr Caspian told BBC Radio 4. He added: “I was astonished at that

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#Australia #homophobia #cultural #historical

https://www.odt.co.nz/opinion/australia-lagging-not-leading-marriage-equality A conventional way of answering might be that homophobia has been especially virulent in Australia because of the distinctive patterns of the nation's masculinity. This explanation would point to the legacy of frontier masculinity: aggressively heterosexual, contemptuous of effeminacy in men (associated with ''pommies'' and ''poofters''), hostile to lesbianism as a

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#Pro-equality #Australian #Christians #Attack #Anti #Equality #Christians

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2017/aug/30/pro-marriage-equality-christians-attack-tv-ad-pushing-no-campaign A group of pro-equality Christians have attacked a new anti same-sex marriage advertisement as irresponsible, while distancing themselves from the Australian Christian Lobby and Lyle Shelton, who they say “doesn’t speak for most Christians”. The Australian Christians for Marriage Equality launched its same-sex marriage campaign on Wednesday, bringing together Catholics, Anglicans,

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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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#Father #Child Dot Org Dot #NZ – #Don’t #Panic

http://fatherandchild.org.nz/magazine/issue-27/separation-please-remain-calm/ But whatever the circumstances, it makes no difference to a dad who cares, who wants to play an active role in the lives of their children, and yet, suddenly, it’s all gone. They are faced with the awful prospect of not seeing the kids again, or being replaced by a

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From #MRA #Men’s #Rights #Activist to #Neo-Nazi

Mediaite: Weeping Neo-Nazi Chris Cantwell Reportedly Started Out as a ‘Men’s Rights Activist’ http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw_pSR4jU https://www.mediaite.com/online/weeping-neo-nazi-chris-cantwell-reportedly-started-out-as-a-mens-rights-activist/ Inflated notions of white victimhood and male victimhood have always gone hand-in-hand. When you’re used to having everything, the idea of no longer having exclusive privileges can feel like oppression. Christopher Cantwell, who featured heavily in Vice’s documentary

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#Nelson #cafe #tokenism #gender #pay #gap #awareness

https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/food-wine/food-news/95801384/nelson-cafe-charges-men-more-than-women-to-raise-gender-pay-gap-awareness "It's an institutional sexism issue so it's going to take a whole cultural change to address that," Jamieson said. "There's legislation to look at, there are behaviours and attitudes from employers in business." At the end of the week, the money raised will be given to a woman in the community. "We're hoping

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#India #Swanky #waiting #room #no #womens #washroom

The washroom has three urinal blockshttps://t.co/DIJiOPb3ER — The Indian Express (@IndianExpress) August 12, 2017 The ‘upper class’ waiting room at Pune railway station, for passengers of air-conditioned compartments, has quite a few facilities. It has comfortable seats, a television to entertain the passengers and another to inform them about the train schedule.

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