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Cassidy @cassillathehun ?

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  • Cassidy commented on the blog post The Oscars gets bro-tastic   1 year, 5 months ago · View

    Considering that just the song about boobs reduced depictions of female bodies during or related to sexual violence in the films he listed (four, one was a reference to the depiction of a transgender man after being sexually assaulted, and the mention of Scarlett Johansson was about nude photographs that were stolen from her) to [...]

  • Cassidy commented on the blog post The dangers of a gender essentialist approach to sexual violence   1 year, 5 months ago · View

    I’m very confused by your overwhelmingly negative reaction to a discussion that should make sense to you as what is focused on in this article is that it’s dangerous to discuss sexual violence as an exclusively male-on-female crime. You seem very willing to attack people that are agreeing that language that continues to marginalize experiences [...]

  • Cassidy commented on the blog post The dangers of a gender essentialist approach to sexual violence   1 year, 5 months ago · View

    I did not mean for there to be confusion, when I posted my reply I made an effort to avoid using any language to trivialize the experiences of any rape survivors (i.e. with my use of “relatively” in my phrasing that was quoted). I apologize if that is how it came off. My intention wasn’t [...]

  • Cassidy commented on the blog post The dangers of a gender essentialist approach to sexual violence   1 year, 5 months ago · View

    John, did you read this article? The point of what it’s describing is to recognize the need to be careful in how we communicate in order to recognize the root of sexual violence while still making sure not to exclude instances of violence that aren’t just a cis man attacking a cis woman. In the [...]

  • Cassidy became a registered member   2 years, 4 months ago · View

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