The argument behind SWERF ideology tends to be that sex workers become the victims of sexual objectification, exploitation, and violence; and that, by participating in this kind of industry, sex workers become co-perpetrators of these crimes. While most feminist schools support an individual’s right to choose what sexual activities they do or do not engage in, SWERFs take it upon themselves to tell other people what and what not to do with their bodies.
Speakers at the symposium discussed the likely future of state climate policy under Trump and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt.
Dey’s contributions to feminism, whether by her daily actions or her professional work, advance the scope of the movement for all people by seeking to give them agency through education and awareness.
“Feminism is about accepting and acknowledging difference in people not in an attempt for equality but for equity. Equality looks different to different people, and I think instead of trying to be equal, we can actually recognize, talk through, and embrace our differences.”
“Since becoming a producer for HOOLIGAN, it has been a prominent goal of mine to create more spaces where us minorities can succeed, simply by choosing more shows that centered around a minority group or had an ambiguous storyline that didn’t require a white person as the lead.”
On Tuesday, May 9, Bruin Consent Coalition and Alpha Gamma Delta co-hosted an Empowerment Self-Defense (ESD) Workshop, led by World Arts and Cultures/Dance professor Janet O’Shea.
“I hope feminism becomes so normal that people will look back at today and be totally disgusted.”
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True representation is about fueling, not appropriating, the causes that the student body is passionate about, and such should be reflected in the platforms of USAC’s 2017 candidates.
“I have a firm belief that each voice has a story and each story deserves a platform, and this platform happens to focus on femme identities.”