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“It’s a M-A-N Thang”: Black Male Gender Role Socialization and the Performance of Masculinity in Love Relationships” PDF

Black scholars writing on Black male/female relationships tend to agree that they are
problematic. However, what they do not agree on are the causes of the problems between
Black men and women.

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Fag Bashing & Slut Shaming: It's About Policing Gender Roles

Fag Bashing & Slut Shaming: It's About Policing Gender Roles | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
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Stephanie Quandt's curator insight, December 26, 2014 3:31 PM

Slut gets thrown at women who are expressive about wanting to have sex. Fag is used against men who don’t constantly display a desire to have sex. When we step outside the confining rules of gender, we risk being seen as a target for physical, emotional, and sexual assault.

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Sublime Quote: Masculinity can only be experienced, achieved, recognized, and embodied in... - Discordian Quotes

Sublime Quote: Masculinity can only be experienced, achieved, recognized, and embodied in... - Discordian Quotes | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Dirty Quote: Masculinity can only be experienced, achieved, recognized, and embodied in opposition to femininity.
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A Gay Marine Reflects on the End of 'Don't Ask Don't Tell' | Dirk Diener | Politics News | Rolling Stone

A Gay Marine Reflects on the End of 'Don't Ask Don't Tell' | Dirk Diener | Politics News | Rolling Stone | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The following essay is excerpted by permission from 'The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays by Service Members a (Glad his life is better; but the near boastful hegemonic masculinity vexes me.)...
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Russie -> Man ‘raped’ with champagne bottle - World News | IOL News | IOL.co.za

Russie -> Man ‘raped’ with champagne bottle - World News | IOL News | IOL.co.za | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Russia's scandal-hit police force was reeling from a new controversy on Monday after a man died in detention of a ruptured intestine after allegedly being raped by officers with a champagne bottle
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Site for A Thousand Reasons why feminism is necessary #microagressions

Site for A Thousand Reasons why feminism is necessary #microagressions | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
On 8 March 2012, International Women's Day, British novelist Linda Grant used her Twitter account to...
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How Male Stereotypes are reinforced -> Advertising Sins: Food and Masculinity

How Male Stereotypes are reinforced -> Advertising Sins: Food and Masculinity | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
(Hat tip to Sociological Images.) I have previously expressed my puzzlement at the bizarre gendering of food. Men like Big Portions, did you know? And meat! Women like teeny portions and gourmet fo...
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Daily Kos: Women legislators turn the tables and introduce bills regulating men's reproductive health

Daily Kos: Women legislators turn the tables and introduce bills regulating men's reproductive health | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner (D) isn't happy with bills that seek to control women's access to contraception and abortion. She has joined a trend across the nation by ...
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If it was my clothes, let me never wear my clothes again.. #rape

If it was my clothes, let me never wear my clothes again.. #rape | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
If it was my clothes, let me never wear my clothes again. If it was the way I walked, let me never walk again. If it was the way I sat, let me never sit again. If it was the make up I wore, let me...
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Have you hugged your male feminist today? - Westword (blog)

Have you hugged your male feminist today? - Westword (blog) | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Westword (blog)Have you hugged your male feminist today?Westword (blog)13 2012 at 7:58 AM ​I started writing this piece by reiterating my usual spiel about why I'm a late-blooming feminist and why it's important for all people to be feminists.
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Unreported rapes: the silent shame

Unreported rapes: the silent shame | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The devastating scale of sexual violence against women in Britain is exposed today by new research which indicates that the vast majority of victims do not report perpetrators to the police.
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Ten things men can do to prevent gender violence

Ten things men can do to prevent gender violence | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Jackson Katz is one of the leading anti-sexist male activists and speakers in the United States.
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Nieman Reports | Revealing Sex Crimes Against Black Women

Nieman Reports | Revealing Sex Crimes Against Black Women | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it

Before Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of the bus, she had already been fighting for racial equality for more than a decade. She strategized with other activists, organized protests, and in 1948 gave an impassioned speech that led to her election as secretary of the Alabama conference of the NAACP. In that position, she investigated cases of sexual violence and other crimes against blacks, as she had done for the Montgomery chapter of the NAAC

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If You Don't Respect Sluts, You Don't Respect Women

If You Don't Respect Sluts, You Don't Respect Women | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
If You Don't Respect Sluts, You Don't Respect Women...
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In Defense of Sluts | Yasmin Nair

In Defense of Sluts | Yasmin Nair | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it

While it is heartening to see an American President come even close to expressing what could effectively be translated as support for abortion rights, I have to wonder: What, pray tell, if Fluke is indeed a slut?

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Greg Cullen on Masculinity and Muscle | Plastik Magazine - Journal ...

Greg Cullen on Masculinity and Muscle | Plastik Magazine - Journal ... | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Muscle is a really interesting idea: the play tries to answer questions about what makes the man and disputes media images of masculinity.
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Afghan woman joins patriarchy from under a turban - GlobalPost (blog)

Afghan woman joins patriarchy from under a turban - GlobalPost (blog) | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Afghan woman joins patriarchy from under a turbanGlobalPost (blog)Bibi Hokmina, a member of the Afghan Provincial Council, addressed the Women in the World conference in New York City, March 9, 2012. Her visit was made possible in part by USAID.
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Political Rape Survivors Come Forward in Advance of 2011 Election | Global Press Institute

Political Rape Survivors Come Forward in Advance of 2011 Election | Global Press Institute | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it

In Zimbabwe, rape has become a tool of political persecution. The controversial elections of 2008 left more than 2,000 women assaulted, attacked or raped. As the 2011 election nears, some political rape survivors have found a new way to share their stories and their grief

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Twitter's tales of sexism or A thousand reasons why feminism is still relevant and necessary

Twitter's tales of sexism or A thousand reasons why feminism is still relevant and necessary | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
On International Women's Day last week, Linda Grant tweeted her thoughts about why feminism still matters.
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DUGGAN: Men should not be subject to masculine stereotypes - Daily Nebraskan

DUGGAN: Men should not be subject to masculine stereotypes - Daily Nebraskan | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
DUGGAN: Men should not be subject to masculine stereotypesDaily NebraskanMen are shaped, judged and identified by their gender just as often as women, and to stray from the identity of masculinity results in discrimination all the same.
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Limbaugh, Fluke, and Feminism: Did We "Rush" to Conclusions About Privilege, Sex, Race, and Class? | RH Reality Check

Limbaugh, Fluke, and Feminism: Did We "Rush" to Conclusions About Privilege, Sex, Race, and Class? | RH Reality Check | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
I watched Rush Limbaugh�s asinine comments, Sandra Fluke�s subsequent responses, and the ensuing mainstream media shit storm with a whole host of mixed emotions.
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Feminism Enabled Gay Marriage | Robert Sharp

Feminism enabled gay marriage, and that's a good thing. Last week we heard the Catholic bishops parroting the tired old line about marriage being “between a man and a woman”, and that the secular government was ...
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Welcome to the land of Equality... - IcelandReview - misogyny

Welcome to the land of Equality... - IcelandReview - misogyny | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
International Business TimesWelcome to the land of E...IcelandReviewQuite recently, an Icelandic feminist with the unusual surname Lilliendahl, first name Hildur, created a new album on her Facebook account.
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Are all strippers really damaged?

Are all strippers really damaged? | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
[/caption]     While Sydney witnessed the most flamboyant same sex parade of the year on Saturday night, I was stuck in a Queensland strip club with a rum and coke and a guilty conscience.
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Doonesbury strip on Texas abortion law dropped by some US newspapers

Doonesbury strip on Texas abortion law dropped by some US newspapers | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Several papers decline to use cartoon strip, which depicts state-required sonograms as Republican-approved rape (Barbaric!
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