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Star @starontheswingset ?

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  • Star wrote a new blog post: On “Guyland,” and how Michael Kimmel has some catching up to do   1 year, 6 months ago · View

    Today I finished reading Michael Kimmel’s book Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men . I wrote a previous post calling out Kimmel for his failure to speak out for women as valuable human beings, blaming this failure primarily on his choice to narrate his book from the perspective of the (awful) men he’s depicting. Now, though, [...]

  • Star wrote a new blog post: “Besieged by Gender Equality:” The Poor Unfortunate Privileged.   1 year, 6 months ago · View

    I’m currently dragging my angry feminist brain through Michael Kimmel’s book Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men, which may have been more aptly titled “those poor privileged heterosexual white men.” Every page I remind myself that Kimmel’s heart is in the right place – or at least he wants us to believe it is – [...]

  • Mattie became a registered member   1 year, 6 months ago · View

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