When reading "The Social Construction of Gender" by Judith Lorber, I read the line that says "Adolescent boys and girls approach and avoid each other in an elaborately scripted and gendered mating dance" pg This is not only true of adolescents but I believe it carries into adulthood. The woman is supposed to be the more emotional one in the relationship, and the man is supposed to be more solomn.
With humor and grace, the piece celebrates women's sexuality and strength. Through this play and the liberation of this one word, countless women throughout the world have taken control of their bodies and their lives. For more than a decade, The Vagina Monologues has given voice to experiences and feelings not previously exposed in public and brought a deeper consciousness to the conversation around ending violence against women and girls.
A call for respect Attention toward Islamaphobia as reached a new height in the media lately. Islam should not be seen as a violent faith because of the actions of a minority group of extremists and terrorists. Similarly, Christians and Catholics should not be classified as imperialistic conquerors because of the crusades or as torturers from the Spanish Inquisition. We need to educate ourselves so we can create a better informed world.
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Be prepared for a flood of one post every 6 months. I graduated in May with some of the best people I know. Now I'm going to grad school because apparently I'm masochisticHannah is married, and Jo is in the woods.
Some people travel frequently, for work or for pleasure. Others rarely venture out and travel only for very special occasions. A quality mattress, technology like Wifi that prevents irritating interruptions to your life, plenty of hot water for your morning shower, a satisfying meal, and access to coffee are simple things we take for granted at home but are glaringly obvious when missing.
As a self-proclaimed, loud-and-proud feminist, I expected to love the Vagina Monologues. Instead, I had mixed feelings. First of all, this must be said: I have a great amount of respect for every actor who participated. With such vulnerable, sometimes embarrassing, emotionally evocative content, it takes an immense amount courage to get up in front of hundreds of people and leave your heart on the stage.