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Dee @dezlarson ?

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"After reading that crap “Let’s call a truce in the war on men” by Suzanne Venker where she says, ” Females, in general, are nurturing and relational beings. They like to gather and nest and take care of people. They [...]" · View
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    After reading that crap ”Let’s call a truce in the war on men” by Suzanne Venker where she says, ” Females, in general, are nurturing and relational beings. They like to gather and nest and take care of people. They like to commiserate with other females – a lot. That’s why girls can talk for hours on end. It’s why more women stay home with their children than men. It’s why the teaching and caregiving professions are still heavily female,” I really want to ask her where she learned her history. If she actually dug into history she would know that historically, teaching has always been male dominated up until the 1830’s or so. In 1800, 90% of teachers were men and women were largely excluded from teaching, but with the introduction of public schools in the 1830’s women were pushed into those roles because they could be paid less, by the 1900’s 3/4 of teaching positions were held by women.

  • Dee commented on the blog post Today is Tuesday, September 11th.   1 year, 10 months ago · View

    Every year, I silently take time to say a prayer for all those impacted by the tragedies of 9/11. The events of that day changed the course of my life and the course of my husband’s< although we were not even together at that time. The events of that day led to my husband's deployment [...]

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