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Seeing the Patriarchy - Skepchick

Seeing the Patriarchy - Skepchick | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Big fan of Ahlquist, and this is a good article about the objectifying commenting on her funny photo.
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I Just Want to Go on a Walk | BlogHer

I Just Want to Go on a Walk | BlogHer | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
It's hard to explain it to men. "Those guys are assholes," they say. "I'm not like that." That's the thing: walking down the street, I don’t know what you're like.
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It ain't easy being queen: Luke List on the "anti-masculinity" stigma of drag ... - Westword (blog)

It ain't easy being queen: Luke List on the "anti-masculinity" stigma of drag ... - Westword (blog) | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Westword (blog)It ain't easy being queen: Luke List on the "anti-masculinity" stigma of drag ...Westword (blog)By Bree Davies Thu., Feb. 9 2012 at 10:21 AM ​A relative newcomer to the drag scene, Luke List has been performing as alter-ego Zoe O.
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uniLad, rape culture, and overdoses in Ireland

uniLad, rape culture, and overdoses in Ireland | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
If you haven't read this piece already, you should now: Gang-rape woman arrested during trial, following overdose.

The linked piece concerns a woman who was gang-raped by three men and who had t...
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London riots: how the streets look six months on

London riots: how the streets look six months on | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
After riots and looting caused widespread damage to several English cities in August 2011, members of our Flickr group on the riots have been sharing images of the aftermath where they are.
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Super Bowl commercials Part I: Male Fantasy and feminist bitches

Super Bowl commercials Part I: Male Fantasy and feminist bitches | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Over the next several days we will offer up a few critiques and some media deconstruction of ads that were featured during the 2012 Super Bowl.

The annual game has been the most watch TV day of ...
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Senegalese hip hop artist Sister Fa calls for an end to the mutilation of young girls

On the UN International Day of Zero Tolerance of Female Genital Mutilation, efforts will redouble to bring an end to a the practice of female circumcision (RT @SocietyGuardian: Senegalese hip hop artist Sister Fa calls for an end to the mutilation...
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5 Ways To Close The "Ambition Gap" For Girls - Forbes

5 Ways To Close The "Ambition Gap" For Girls - Forbes | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it

Would it surprise you to hear that a future CEO had the following background? Shery Sandbreg

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In films, jallikattu showcases masculinity - The Hindu #Tamil

In films, jallikattu showcases masculinity - The Hindu #Tamil | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The HinduIn films, jallikattu showcases masculinityThe HinduPopular cinema, an integral part of the modern social and political life of Tamil Nadu, has often portrayed jallikattu as a symbol of masculinity, and social status.
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As Victims, Men Struggle for Rape Awareness

As Victims, Men Struggle for Rape Awareness | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
A federal expansion of a crime definition draws attention to victims in “a cultural blind spot.”...
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☆ Magic Baby ☆ : Feminism for Muslim men: Unlearning Sexism and Other Oppressions

Feminism for Muslim men: Unlearning Sexism and Other Oppressions: ...
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We Mixed Our Drinks: Page 3, rape myths and bikini bodies: media misogyny at Leveson

We Mixed Our Drinks: Page 3, rape myths and bikini bodies: media misogyny at Leveson | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
RT @boudledidge: In case you missed it last night - blog on media misogyny at Leveson yesterday - http://t.co/GgOEvwUW...
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Bell Hooks: Race & Ethnicity: Hooks: Misogyny, Gangsta.Rap &The Piano

 Sexism and Misogyny: Who Takes the Rap?

Misogyny, gangsta rap, and The Piano

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MSMGF :: HIV Risk and Perceptions of Masculinity Among Young Black Men Who Have Sex With Men

The Global Forum on MSM and HIV (MSMGF) advocates for equitable access to effective HIV prevention, care, and treatment services tailored to the needs of gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM), while promoting their health and human...
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Militarized masculinities and the politics of peacekeeping: The Canadian case

The image of a Canadian soldier wearing his blue beret, standing watch at some
lonely outpost in a strife-torn foreign land, is part of the modern Canadian mosaic,
and a proud tradition

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Guante: 10 Responses to the Phrase "Man Up" (Spoken-Word)

Guante's poem about why the phrase "man up" (popularized in Miller Lite commercials, TV shows and real life) is stupid.
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Confronting Misogyny At Occupy Montreal » Occupy Patriarchy

Confronting Misogyny At Occupy Montreal » Occupy Patriarchy | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
No one is sadder than I am regarding the news in their opening paragraph that patriarchy has not yet been occupied, here I thought maybe I might just be able to retire and move to the beach. But as I pointed out to them, the ...
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Stupidity Only Partly Explains Homophobia, Racism etc | Dollars and Sex | Big Think

Stupidity Only Partly Explains Homophobia, Racism etc | Dollars and Sex | Big Think | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Stupidity only partially explains homophobia & racism.
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SociologyFocus: The Beer Commercials' Guide to Masculinity

SociologyFocus: The Beer Commercials' Guide to Masculinity | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it


Last night watching the Super Bowl commercials, I learned a lot about what it means to be a man? Watching beer commercials, one would assume that manhood is defined by strict do’s and don’ts. In this piece, Alexa Megna illustrates how the boundaries of masculinity are narrowly defined and reinforced in beer commercials.
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Davos 2012 - Women as the Way Forward

http://www.weforum.org 29.01.2012 Women as the Way Forward Imagine if half the world's population were to reach its full potential. How would this advance pr... Sheryl Sandberg

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Male Privilege

Male Privilege | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
I was born white . . . well . . . not exactly. I was born reddish purple and wrinkled. When I made my entrance, my dad said to my mom, “That’s the ugliest kid I’ve ever seen.” But I digress. What I mean by white is Caucasian.
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5 Myths About Feminism in the Middle East

5 Myths About Feminism in the Middle East | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
The term “feminist” and “feminism” might have been coined in the West, but its goals are worldwide because patriarchy has no language or colour, and female subjugation is a global issue.
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Ladelle McWhorter, Racism and Sexual Oppression in Anglo ...

Ladelle McWhorter, Racism and Sexual Oppression in Anglo ... | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
For those familiar with McWhorter's work, the publication of Racism and Sexual Oppression in Anglo-America was long awaited.1 I had encountered an early form of the argument McWhorter rehearses in this book in an article ...
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Song Surgery - Rafael Casal's "Misogyny"

Song Surgery - Rafael Casal's "Misogyny" | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
Rafael Casal, a Berkeley-bred MC, analyzes the impact that institutional misogyny and the legacy of the Victorian Era has on modern day male-female relationships. (Here's a track for you to dissect!
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USA:· Approximately 1 in 5 female high school students reports being physically or sexually abused or both by a dating partn

USA:· Approximately 1 in 5 female high school students reports being physically or sexually abused or both by a dating partn | Patriarchy & Masculinity | Scoop.it
18-to 24-year-olds comprised only 11.7% of the U.S. population in 1998 and 2002, yet that age group comprised the majority (42%) of victims of violence committed by a boyfriend or girlfriend
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