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School Threatened With Lawsuit for Reading Book to Kids. A southern Wisconsin elementary school cancelled a planned reading of a children’s book about a transgender girl after a group threatened to sue.

School Threatened With Lawsuit for Reading Book to Kids

The Mount Horeb Area School District released a statement Wednesday saying it will not proceed with its planned reading of the book “I am Jazz,” the Capital Times reported. The district said it would give the Board of Education the opportunity to address a situation, for which the district has no current policy. How Male Sexual Entitlement Hurts Everyone. Male sexual entitlement is the belief that men are owed sex on account of their maleness.

How Male Sexual Entitlement Hurts Everyone

Society normalizes this message. It’s a message that’s embedded in a lot of casual phrases about sex, including ones about men being “friend zoned” for being “nice guys”, women “giving up” sex, and men “getting pussy.” But the truth is, no one is ever owed sex – not when they’re nice, not when they’re domineering, not when they’re manipulative, not when they’re attractive, and definitely not just because they’re a man. If you really want to wipe out rape culture (the attitude that sex without consent is OK within certain circumstances), you need to understand how male sexual entitlement negatively impacts everyone, men included.

Women & Minority Directors In TV Industry: DGA Says No Gains In Field. Women make up over half the U.S. population, but they only directed 14% of primetime network and cable TV shows last season, according to a new DGA study.

Women & Minority Directors In TV Industry: DGA Says No Gains In Field

Minority females fare even worse, helming only 2% of the shows. And job prospects for non-white-male directors aren’t getting better. Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) Today's guest blog comes from Karen Galbraith, LSW, training projects specialist for the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape.

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR)

Around my house, I am known as the Queen of the Teaching Moment. I watch TV and discuss current events with my family and use what’s going on to fuel conversation about everything from sports figures and violence to global warming. Evidently, according to my sons, it can be pretty annoying when a kid is just trying to relax and enjoy himself. So, this week, as news of approximately 100 Colorado high school students being involved in a sexting scandal reaching felony levels broke, it should be no surprise that I used this story as a conversation starter.

Throughout the week, I had a few opportunities to check in with my kids and teens outside of my immediate family. How to cope with traumatic news - an illustrated guide. The era of 24-hour news brings traumatic events directly into everyone's lives.

How to cope with traumatic news - an illustrated guide

Why Minecraft is the newest and coolest teaching tool in school. Have you ever heard of Minecraft?

Why Minecraft is the newest and coolest teaching tool in school.

If you haven't, don't worry — I had no clue what it was either until my 14-year-old brother showed it to me. It's a game that has become really popular in the past few years, and it looks kind of like Legos coming to life combined with The Sims. GIF via Daily Motion. In the game, you can build worlds, craft shelters, create tools, and go on missions. Ce que le mot « racisé-e » exprime et ce qu’il masque. Masculin, féminin, des rôles fabriqués. How Doctors Take Women's Pain Less Seriously. Early on a Wednesday morning, I heard an anguished cry—then silence.

How Doctors Take Women's Pain Less Seriously

I rushed into the bedroom and watched my wife, Rachel, stumble from the bathroom, doubled over, hugging herself in pain. Twenty Cognitive Biases That Could Be Helping You Make Bad Decisions. The human mind is a beautiful thing.

Twenty Cognitive Biases That Could Be Helping You Make Bad Decisions

Our ability to perceive, manage and express our individual experiences has been a huge reason for our success as a species. However, let’s not get too narcissistic. As rational as we like to think we are, our brain is riddled with ingrained patterns of thought which can lead us to be very irrational. Guide d’action face aux contrôles abusifs « Collectif Contre Le Contrôle Au Faciès. 502 Bad Gateway. Similarities Between Anti-Suffragette Posters and Anti-Feminist Memes. One of the strategies often used by anti-feminists is to compare current-day feminism to the suffragette movement, claiming that “back then,” feminists worked for something important and worthwhile – but today, feminists are just shrill, dissatisfied harpies who want to dominate men and sleep around.

Similarities Between Anti-Suffragette Posters and Anti-Feminist Memes

What these anti-feminists fail to realize, however, is that the arguments they use against feminists now are nearly identical to the arguments used a century ago in protest against the women’s suffrage movement. In this article, I will explore some of the primary fears anti-feminists have about women’s progress, and provide examples of anti-suffragette and anti-feminist posters and memes to examine how those fears are communicated. Fears About Feminism Most advancements in society are met with a great deal of hand-wringing about how they will affect women and if the freedom they offer is “too much.” 1. 2. En réalité, le sexe ne fait pas vendre. Meet The Predators. A huge proportion of the women I know enough to talk with about it have survived an attempted or completed rape.

Meet The Predators

None of them was raped by a stranger who attacked them from behind a bush, hid in the back of her car or any of the other scenarios that fit the social script of stranger rape. Anyone reading this post, in fact, is likely to know that six out of seven rapes are committed by someone the victim knows. What is blue and how do we see color? - Business Insider. Les mensonges faits aux femmes. Hier, une jeune femme a eu la très agréable surprise de constater que, dans le métro, un homme avait tranquillement sorti son pénis et était en train de se masturber en la regardant. Elle a eu le courage de le prendre en photo et de la publier sur facebook afin de montrer ce qui peut arriver à toute femme effectuant n'importe quel trajet. Cette photo m'a passablement marquée car il est assez rare de voir un agresseur sexuel en pleine action.

On en parle, on donne leur nom, on dit ce qu'ils ont fait mais ils restent souvent dans l'esprit de beaucoup d'hommes comme des sortes de monstres, d'anormaux, qui n'ont rien à voir avec eux. La photo faisait la démonstration qu'un trentenaire bien habillé peut être un agresseur sexuel. Ce qui frappe également dans cette photo est que nous sommes dans un lieu très fréquenté et qu'il se sent en totale impunité, ce qu'il est visiblement ; la jeune femme a appelé la police qui lui a signalé parfaitement connaitre ce personnage. [Dossier]Le système des radios aux U.S.A... Je parle très souvent des radios, des audiences radios, des slayages radios, des flops radios et quelques musicfeelingslovers m'ont justement fait remarqué que ce n'était pas une notion accessible à tout le monde.

Teaching sex education misses the point unless you teach boys not to be sexist. "'Slutty, slaggy' girls need David Cameron to sort sex education. Fast. " Thus reads the Telegraph’s headline to a serious piece by Green party MP Caroline Lucas, calling for education on sex and relationships to be made compulsory in schools. You could be forgiven for thinking that the problem is that girls really are "sluts" and "slags", in need of a good talking-to from Dave. It’s actually nothing of the sort. Nerdy Feminist: She's Someone vs. Narcissistic Fatherhood. [Content note: dehumanization of women, misogynistic slurs, slut shaming, verbal abuse, fat shaming. Just a whole lot of triggers, really.] Often in discussions of sexism, well intentioned (but misguided) people will resort to the whole, "How would you feel if this were your daughter they were talking about? " or "These women are someone's mother, sister, and daughter.

Think about it that way" narrative. As has been articulated many times, this train of thought--while perhaps a step in the right direction from flat out woman hating--is far from perfect. When we constantly talk about women in terms of their relationship to men, we affirm the dangerous implication that the measure of personhood is maleness. Simply put: we shouldn't have to teach men to respect women through the filter that "she is like a woman who is related to you. " Say hello to men who hate NSA spying but blame women for being spied on. Over the weekend someone released hundreds of revealing photos of celebrities that appear to have been stolen from private storage. In response to this, a bunch of anonymous guys on the internet copied them and posted them all over the town square, because the internet is written in ink and if you are ever a victim once in your life the internet will remind you of it forever.

One Woman's Dangerous War Against the Most Hated Man on the Internet. Théorie du complot, intox ... J'éduque mes élèves à discerner les vraies infos sur le net. Les jeunes sont les plus exposés aux dangers du net. Lutter contre le viol ? Nos fils adolescents, violeurs potentiels. Notre refus de l’admettre, et de les élever autrement. Rape: A Lack of Conviction. » See the data: » Download a free hi-res PDF of this image (Best printed on large format paper) » our thinking around this data » Comment.

Sure looks like these monkeys are domesticating wild wolves. What's the deal? All right, we knew monkeys were smart. La justice européenne revient sur la responsabilité des sites d’information quant aux commentaires. Le | • Mis à jour le | Par Florian Reynaud La responsabilité des sites d’information vis-à-vis des commentaires publiés par leurs lecteurs est un débat juridique très sensible.

L'armée française a vraiment un problème avec le harcèlement sexuel. L’armée française se serait bien passée de cette mauvaise publicité. Féminisme TM. Amazon.