A Guy’s Guide to Feminism: 9 Ways Men Can Support Feminism

Okay. We know feminism is for men too, and we’ve gone over the benefits of being a guy.By now, you know that as a man, you’re privileged.You also need to know you shouldn’t feel guilty about that, because being privileged doesn’t define you.You are not an asshole just because you’re a dude. You are also not an angel just because you are a woman....more

From where I stand: Khalida Popal

Crossposted from UN Women.   Photo: UN Women/Ryan Brown ...more

Let's Stop Using the Phrase 'Chick Flick'

When The Little Mermaid first came out, my friend’s 7-year old son wanted to see it.  My friend took her son to the movies.  He loved the movie so much he wanted to have a Little Mermaid-themed birthday party.  My friend’s husband was not amused.  He expressed his concern that there must be something wrong with a little boy who was interested in a movie about a mermaid.  “That’s a ‘chick flick,'"he said. ...more
This and this again! An excellent article about a common, and yet often overlooked, case of ...more

Let's Stop Using the Phrase "Chick Flick"

 When The Little Mermaid first came out, my friend’s 7-year old son wanted to see it.  My friend took her son to the movies.  He loved the movie so much he wanted to have a Little Mermaid-themed birthday party.  My friend’s husband was not amused.  He expressed his concern that there must be something wrong with a little boy who was interested in a movie about a mermaid.  “That’s a ‘chick flick’”, he said.   ...more

A Guy’s Guide to Feminism: How Feminism Helps Men, Too

Welcome back to my new series, A Guy’s Guide to Feminism! I hope that last post wasn’t too snarky for you. Don’t worry — this one is much less sarcastic. Now that you’re a bit more aware of the reality of being a woman, you might see why feminism is a thing. Women just want to be treated like human beings. ...more

Swedish Men Don't Take Care of Their Women

Because they don’t have to....more
Lisa Thomson Thanks for the tip...I think it works now! (And thanks for trying to visit my ...more
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