Thursday, November 22, 2018
Supporting Men > Gender Identity

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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“And you can’t change the past, you can only make it better for the future.”

https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/375724/calls-for-pride-boycott-over-uniform-ban?fbclid=IwAR1cEwNLdV9rb3E7eVi9NuZT7iG7wf91CWfjXicnNUnJKP82xpfKneZNNoI However, board member, Matty Jackson, didn't support the ban and has stepped down. Sarah Peele has marched with her father, a former police officer of 40 years, in a past parade. She will be boycotting next February's parade if the ban stays in place. Police not being able to show they're part or

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Capitalism drives gender inequality

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/capitalism-women-me-too-inequality_us_5bd1b5c8e4b0a8f17ef4ee5e For men, capitalism meant escape ― from belonging to a lord, being tied to the land, and from rigid hierarchies. Now, they were free to sell their labor to whomever they wanted, without any moral or religious obligation. They relished their escape from feudalism, even as they found themselves trapped

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Bill Cosby accuses victims ( black and white ) of racism and sexism

https://www.stuff.co.nz/world/americas/107405873/cosby-camp-oncebeloved-actor-a-victim-of-racism-sexism Cosby declined the opportunity to speak before the sentence came down, and afterward sat laughing and chatting with his defence team. His wife of 54 years, Camille, was not in court. Constand smiled broadly on hearing the punishment and was hugged by others in the courtroom. In a blistering statement, Cosby

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Declining proportion of male newborns

Study links increasing temperature extremes to a declining proportion of male newborns http://t.co/t4h1LgCmCr pic.twitter.com/AzS9sITKk2 — Mother Jones (@MotherJones) October 14, 2014 It turns out that warming temperatures may have a surprising gender bias—in favor of women. That's the conclusion of a team of Japanese researchers who have discovered a "statistically significant" association

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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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