In thinking about the rights of women, does there need to be a balance between responsibilities and rights? If so, what are the “responsibilities” of women in terms of reproductive issues? Should men be left out of conversations about reproductive … Read More »
The two articles below argue in favor of Cardi B as an icon of feminism. Following are quotes from Cardi B about what feminism is. After reading the comments and the articles, what do you think? Can you defeat patriarchy … Read More »
Using the chapter from the Davis book, provide examples of how the framing of rape, (reporting, social media), reveal the role of racism and the continuing misunderstanding of rape as a crime of violence, not lust.
In the documentary, we hear the story of a group of lesbian friends returning from a day of fun with people in their community. A man makes a comment to one of them, and a fight ensues. The women were … Read More »
Examine news stories about Justin Fairfax and the women accusing him of sexual assault. Can you point out any language or frameworks that indicate how intersectional status affects resolution of gender and racial conflict?
Students: Here is a link to the rationale driving a Beyonce mass. I think it’s quite interesting. https://www.beyoncemass.com/ ProfSi
In thinking about all we have discussed and read in the hooks’s text, how are some of the tenets of feminist ideology and politics playing out in the standoff between Trump and Pelosi around the “State of the Union” speech? … Read More »
We have had such an intriguing beginning to our journey this semester. Considering the bell hooks reading, share with us how you became aware of gender differences beyond the obvious. In other words, can you remember when you were aware … Read More »