Posts tagged Women
Posts tagged Women
The following .gif post is taken from Ann Friedman’s blog. Check that shit out.
The year is 2012. Women were basically just hanging out.
You know, doing lady stuff.
We’d gotten used to the fact that, for decades, people have been trying to tell us what to do.
That we should…
“Men-ups!” a project by Rion Sabean featuring men in traditional female pin-up poses.
That is hilarious. Men have their objectification going, but making the familiar seem unfamiliar is the first step to understanding how ridiculous this stuff is.
Also the bicycle one kills me, lol. Every damn time.
The feedback to the “Grace” Official Music Video has been incredible! In 2 days, we reached 1000 views and in 3, we are now almost at 2000. Still need to add a couple of 0’s to that to make it go viral, but it’s an amazing start. We’ve even gotten a wave of pledges after the release of the video,…
(This list will be forever in-progress. Please add on as you see fit).
- Challenge sexist jokes, such as dumb blonde jokes or jokes about rape.
- Avoid using words such as “bitch”, “hoe”, “slut.”
- Recognize when you “zone out” when women are speaking, when you value a man’s opinion…
Some more posters, featuring quotes from Caitlin Moran, Josie Long (it was only right seeing as she went to my school!) and Tina Fey
again feel free to use!
wow i forgot about this essay
The Rule, Dykes to Watch Out For
Responses to the bullshittery that is “friendzoning”
GENDERED DENTAL DUTYThis commercial for Invisalign (a substitute for braces) is a new twist on an old theme: women are responsible for everything health, child, and chore related. The ad is, literally, “a message to moms.”
I haven’t posted in a while, but felt that this was worth sharing. While there is no incontrovertible proof that the author was targeted simply because she is female, the truth is that women do face greater danger than men when traveling along. There is no safe public space for women.