They’re feminists. They make art that challenges discrimination and social injustice. They run around in the middle of the night pasting up hundreds of provocative posters, and they do it while wearing gnarly gorilla masks.
1996 marked the start of the cable news station Fox News Channel by Rupert Murdoch, who “faced allegations that his companies, including the News of the World, owned by News Corporation, had been regularly hacking the phones of celebrities, royalty and public citizens.”
Having walked through the hallways of my suburban high school, I’ve experienced my fair share of hypocritical double standards and misogynist cat-calls, the highlight of which was the comeback, “Are you PMSing?” I learned to blame blissful ignorance and disregard these remarks. In my creamy naivete, I assumed such absurdities to be pretty much non-existent…
While finding information about dealing with an eating disorder can be challenging, do not be scared to talk to someone for help. Your actions might help save the life of someone you love, including your own.
Putting people down because of their appearance is not going to motivate them to be healthy, instead it can motivate them to develop unhealthy relationships with food and their self-esteem.
What we really have to ask ourselves from these types of incidents, is what are we teaching our children about respecting each other’s bodies?
Are selfies narcissistic or empowering?
A sharp turn from normal fandoms, Bronies took a children’s cartoon and twisted it.
Whistling on the street, cat calling, not taking no for an answer. Boys will be boys right? Nope.
A sexual encounter that is unwanted, no matter what organs, objects, or individuals involved, should be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.