Thursday, June 29, 2017

#Women #Posting #Pictures #Challenge #Stereotype #PTSD

Women Are Posting Pictures to Challenge a Stereotype About PTSD http://themighty.com/2016/05/facesofptsd-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-awareness/ The idea started with a disappointing online search. While researching for a piece about trigger warnings, Cissy White realized when she searched for images under “post-traumatic stress disorder” (PTSD), the top results showed exclusively men in uniform. Given that women are more than twice as likely

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#HoneyBadger #Women #StandingWith #Men #MRA

http://www.marieclaire.com/culture/news/a15964/honey-badgers-mens-rights-movement/ The women scattered across the U.S. and Canada who call themselves Honey Badgers have no true affiliation with the ferocious carnivorous mammals, nor with the viral nature mockumentary meme. They are, in fact, a group of concerned individuals who have banded together to stand up to a society that unfairly

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Major differences between women and men who commit deadly violence

Major differences between women and men who commit deadly violence https://t.co/iC4uwE487T — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) November 29, 2016 The researchers were able to see several differences between men and women who committed deadly violence. “There were more pronounced differences between male and female perpetrators with adult victims compared with when the victim was a

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Trump spent last 15 months promising policies that endanger and harm women

http://www.cosmopolitan.com/politics/a3614381/planned-parenthood-cecile-richards-donald-trump-dangerous/ His half-baked proposal on maternity leave only applies to women who have given birth. This proposal, like his whole campaign, leaves out an entire swath of people in America who don’t fit his narrow version of what makes a family. It doesn't respect the needs of fathers, or adoptive or

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Isolation is the most significant issue in the lives of rural women

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11710357 Isolation is the most significant issue in the lives of rural women, and traditional rural women's groups are unable to fill that void. That was the finding of a student research project from the Lincoln University-run Kellogg's Rural Leadership Programme by NZ Young Farmers communication manager Nadine Porter. Fifty-seven per cent of

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Trump blames victims of sexual harrassment

http://www.vox.com/2016/8/2/12351320/donald-trump-ivanka-eric-roger-ailes-sexual-harassment It all started when Kirsten Powers of USA Today asked Donald Trump about the other appalling, victim-blaming comments he’s made about the more than 20 women, including former anchor Gretchen Carlson, who said they were sexually harassed by former Fox CEO Roger Ailes. Trump said last month that he felt “very

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