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What is Patriarchy? Avens O'Brien. Avens O’Brien is a young libertarian feminist.

What is Patriarchy? Avens O'Brien

I know her through ubermench Judd Weiss (taker of the photo above). She does this thing where she writes really eloquent, well-thought-out responses to people who ask questions in my Facebook post threads. Feminism: To hate the Patriarchy is not to Hate Men. Posted Jan 19, 2014 - 7:21 PM: I am not clear on what you meant by including green and drug issues in with issues of discrimination and social injustice.

Feminism: To hate the Patriarchy is not to Hate Men

The are issues because some people agree with them and others don't. They come about from a desire to enforce the status quo and to enforce norms. My way being THE way. My tradition being valid only because it is my tradition. They come about because some people do not like the ideas being enforced upon them. The MEME associated with feminists comes about through different mechanisms. Feminists are dismissed as man haters, which serves to distract from their legitimate desire to improve the lot of women. Do you really think that this is a recent development? The meme is the woman who wants in on defining the parameters of her world, dismissed as a 'feminist' lesbian man hater. At least now they take the time to insult her, before they would have just stoned her to death. Roseanne Barr: Excellent interview on WOMEN, Patriarchy, 9/11, House of Saudi, MK Ultra. Why Males Are Responsible for 90% of Murders. The Bro Code: How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men.

The Bro Code: How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men (Extended Preview) The One Thing All Men Feel, But Never Admit. The Mask You Live In by Jennifer Siebel Newsom. UPDATE: We surpassed our initial funding goal!

The Mask You Live In by Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Our new goal is 2,500 backers - spread the word! Compared to girls, research shows that boys in the U.S. are more likely to be diagnosed with a behavior disorder, prescribed stimulant medications, fail out of school, binge drink, commit a violent crime, and/or take their own lives. Jennifer Siebel Newsom's new documentary film, The Mask You Live In, asks: As a society, how are we failing our boys? Why This Film Matters At a young age, boys learn that to express compassion or empathy is to show weakness. The Mask You Live In documentary will examine how gender stereotypes are interconnected with race, class, and circumstance, and how kids are further influenced by the education system, sports culture, and mass media- video games and pornography in particular.

Overall Goal To make a film that sparks a national conversation around masculinity and ultimately creates a more balanced, equitable society for all. What We Need to Make This Film. Wrestling With Manhood: Boys, Bullying & Battering (2003. Wrestling With Manhood : SUT JHALLY & JACKSON KATZ. The Homosexual sacrifice to the patriarchy. The Russian anti-gay Movement. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Portrait of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (/ˈpjɔːtər ɪˈliɪtʃ tʃɪˈkɒfski/; Russian: Пётр Ильи́ч Чайко́вский;[a 1] tr.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Pyotr Ilyich Chaykovsky; 7 May 1840 – 6 November 1893),[a 2] often anglicised as Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky /ˈpiːtər .../, was a Russian composer whose works included symphonies, concertos, operas, ballets, chamber music, and a choral setting of the Russian Orthodox Divine Liturgy. Some of these are among the most popular theatrical music in the classical repertoire. He was the first Russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally, which he bolstered with appearances as a guest conductor later in his career in Europe and the United States. One of these appearances was at the inaugural concert of Carnegie Hall in New York City in 1891.

While his music has remained popular among audiences, critical opinions were initially mixed. Life[edit] Childhood[edit] The Tchaikovsky family in 1848. Emerging composer[edit] How to Rectify Feminism with our Irrational Mind. Value of Feminism. Films For Actaion. FFA: Red Blooded Men. Youtube: Red Blooded Men. FFA: Slutwalk: A Day In Her Heels. Youtube: Slutwalk: A Day In Her Heels. FFA: Study Confirms What We Already Knew.

Finally science has produce evidence that supports what we already knew -- the whole "men are from Mars, women are from Venus" trope is false.

FFA: Study Confirms What We Already Knew

According to a new study from the University of Rochester, men and women don't have such distinct psychological characteristics after all. The researchers, Harry Reis, a professor of psychology at University of Rochester, and Bobbi Carothers, senior data analyst for the Center for Public Health System Science at Washington University in St. Louis, concluded that characteristics that we traditionally associate with one sex or the other actually exist on a continuum. "Although gender differences on average are not under dispute, the idea of consistently and inflexibly gender-typed individuals is," they wrote.

"That is, there are not two distinct genders, but instead there are linear gradations of variables associated with sex, such as masculinity or intimacy, all of which are continuous. " The visual below demonstrates this pattern. Youtube: The Mars vs. Venus Theory of the Sexes Comes Back to Earth. Essentialism.