Monday, July 23, 2018
Supporting Men > Feminism

Men hiding behind feminism

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/08/opinion/schneiderman-abuse-feminist-men.html So what are strong women to do if even the men who seem like good feminists might be misogynists, too? With right-wing men who oppose women’s rights, what you see is what you get. With these bogus male feminists, it can be crazy-making — especially since women are so often

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Japan #feminist #“vagina artist” #raising #alarm #prison #conditions

https://qz.com/1035547/japans-vagina-artist-is-back-and-raising-the-alarm-on-the-countrys-prison-conditions/ As Igarashi continues her campaign to make mankos (Japanese for vaginas) an acceptable part of artistic endeavor, she has also joined critics denouncing Abe’s new law, which she warns allows “the government to arbitrarily exert the power of detention over people.” “People need to know what it means for the government

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Star Trek Promoted Feminism, by 1960’s Standards

http://wilsonquarterly.com/stories/star-treks-underappreciated-feminist-history/ Although the show is often retrospectively charged with sexism, Vettel-Becker asserts that the women of Star Trek actually constituted strong role models for female fans in the 1960s. “Starfleet women were the futuristic version of Helen Gurley Brown’s ‘Single Girls.’ They did not cook, clean, raise offspring, or get married,”

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Man-shaming

https://www.google.co.nz/amp/s/www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/posteverything/wp/2016/06/30/feminists-treat-men-badly-its-bad-for-feminism/ Things have gotten to a point where casual low-level male-bashing is a constant white noise in the hip progressive online media. Take a recent piece on Broadly, the women’s section of Vice, titled, “Men Are Creepy, New Study Confirms” — promoted with a Vice Facebook post that said: “Are you a man? You’re probably

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