Wait, I think I get it. Calling yourself trash is how men deal with the fact that they actually like patriarchy and misogyny because it benefits them. So they show shame and that covers up for the fact that they still want dominance. If you say “I’m trash” and do a little performative feminism, you can avoid changing… Read more
If anyone is interested in watching Lady Bird, they’ll probably like New Waterford Girl. It’s a small Canadian film from 1999 but it is excellent. Very similar to this film: an artsy teen girl coming of age in a small (Catholic) town, dreaming of escaping to art school in NYC. Really funny, and the main character… Read more
This is exactly how I feel about sci-fi/fantasy media that is abusive to women. It seems like an excuse to show the rape/torture/humiliation of women and then hide behind the fact that it’s fiction. If it’s fiction, WRITE IT WITHOUT THE ABUSE OF WOMEN.
My students are constantly taking pictures of my slides - they just hold their phones up and snap. Too lazy to take notes, or I have a reminder about something, etc. Happens all the time.
what the fuck is with the whole shorts over leggings thing?