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The Oscar Pistorius File

The Oscar Pistorius File | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The case seems to be the only news out of South Africa nowadays. Nothing else matters. Even Usain Bolt was asked his opinion during what seemed like an interview to promote a brand on CNN. Bolt dec...
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“The reason so many rapists get off is because there is a grey area”

“The reason so many rapists get off is because there is a grey area” | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Cross-posted with permission from Herbs&Hags When you sit there with your friends and the subject of rape comes up, this is one of the most persistent rape myths that they put forward. OK maybe...
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Seven Studies That Prove Mansplaining Exists | Bitch Media via @cvharquail

Seven Studies That Prove Mansplaining Exists | Bitch Media via @cvharquail | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
It's not just you. Men interrupt women all the time.
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Not All Men: A Brief History of Every Dude's Favorite Argument

Not All Men: A Brief History of Every Dude's Favorite Argument | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The "not all men" defense against feminist arguments is infuriating and unhelpful, but it also represents a weird kind of progress
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The Sacredness of Life and Liberty

The Sacredness of Life and Liberty | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
To establish male control in family life, both conservative Republicans and the Catholic Church propose taking a metaphor literally, that A Fertilized Egg Is A Person.
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Lerato Ngwana Wa Motaung's curator insight, March 23, 6:27 AM

"The abortion issue is really about male control in family life -- and in society in general".

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#rapeculture 》 SPEECH: Silent Protest 2013 de-briefing | @MishSolomon

This is speech cobbled together from inspirational bloggers, feminists and thinkers I have read over the years. For many of them I have lost their references,
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How Male Sexual Entitlement Hurts Everyone

How Male Sexual Entitlement Hurts Everyone | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Male sexual entitlement is the belief that men are owed sex on account of their maleness and that female sexuality exist for male pleasure. Why does this happen?
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"Culture Fit" Is a Shitty Excuse for Marginalizing Women in Tech

"Culture Fit" Is a Shitty Excuse for Marginalizing Women in Tech | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Tech startups, like any other business sector, gravitate towards jargon that conveniently glosses over what they're really talking about. Wall Street has its collateralized debt obligations, Silicon Valley has growth hacking.
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The Surprising Truth About Modern Eunuchs | Experts' Corner | Big Think

The Surprising Truth About Modern Eunuchs | Experts' Corner | Big Think | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Everyone should be aware that a multitude of men are either chemically or surgically castrated for a variety of reasons in contemporary Western society.
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The Bro Code - How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men

The Bro Code - How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men, This gripping look at
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Men and Violence | #cullture #misogyny - podcast

Men and Violence | #cullture #misogyny  - podcast | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
AGENDA has been at the forefront of feminist publishing in South Africa for the past 23 years and raises debate around women�s rights and gender issues. The Agenda journal is an IBSS/SAPSE accredited and peer reviewed journal.
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Pistorius Verdict Reflects a Troubling Relationship With Guns - #transhumanism #Masculinity #prosthetic

Pistorius Verdict Reflects a Troubling Relationship With Guns - #transhumanism #Masculinity #prosthetic | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The court heard repeatedly of the 27-year-old Paralympian’s chequered history with firearms.
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Sexism Is Alive And Well In High School Science Classes, Study Says

Sexism Is Alive And Well In High School Science Classes, Study Says | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it

Both male and female high school science teachers are biased against female students in the classroom and often see male students as more naturally skilled and inquisitive, according to a book from two educational researchers.

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Male-biased tweeting

Male-biased tweeting | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Today women take an active part in public life. Without a doubt, they also converse with other women. In fact, they even talk to each other about other things besides men. As banal as it sounds, this is far from being the norm in Hollywood movies. The same goes for Twitter, as a new study shows.
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Gender Stereotypes: Issues that concern men and women from gender role expectations

Gender Stereotypes: Issues that concern men and women from gender role expectations | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Examine your own views about masculinity and femininity and become aware of how gender stereotyping affects men and women in every sphere of life.
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The Color of Violence Against Women - COLORLINES

Angela Davis gave the keynote address and spoke with participants at the Color of Violence Conference in Santa Cruz.
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Sports: Some Men Are More Equal than Others

Sports: Some Men Are More Equal than Others | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Sports stars such as the late Jacob "Baby Jake" Matlala and the recently retired Benni McCarthy are typically presented to the public as quintessential black heroes who against all odds managed to overcome being black and poor to become...
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Meet the New Face of Diversity: The “Slacker” Millennial Guy - changing masculinity

Meet the New Face of Diversity: The “Slacker” Millennial Guy - changing masculinity | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Younger men prioritize their kids, setting them on a different course from their mentors.
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Things Street Harassing Black Men Actually Have Said To Me...

Things Street Harassing Black Men Actually Have Said To Me... | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
One of the common things mentioned in regards to street harassment is about men who demand that women smile on the spot. Never mind how I feel that day or my disinterest in being emotionally policed...
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Men "naturally" peak at 18, women at 35? Not so much. #sociology

Men "naturally" peak at 18, women at 35? Not so much. #sociology | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Men "naturally" peak at 18, women at 35? Not so much
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Why I won't respond to your tweets about false rape accusations

Why I won't respond to your tweets about false rape accusations | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Over and over and over again commenters and tweeple insist on discussing false rape accusations over rape survivors' experiences and the challenges they face in dealing with their trauma, finding s...
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This is rape culture - IOL News | IOL.co.za

This is rape culture - IOL News | IOL.co.za | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
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