Louise's Feminist Musings

Notes on feminist news & issues

Why Am I a Male Feminist? Because I’m Selfish

For all the men out there, especially the ones who claim their rights are violated by feminism: http://www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2013/08/08/why_am_i_a_male_feminist_because_i_m_selfish.html Advertisements

August 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

An Open Letter to the White Feminist Community:

Originally posted on Dear white feminists,:
I say this with the greatest respect for feminism and its importance in the world today, and as a (for the most part) white-identified…

August 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Are Black Feminists Ignored?

Perhaps they are. http://rhrealitycheck.org/article/2013/07/28/women-of-color-and-feminism-a-history-lesson-and-way-forward/ I myself have never noticed that feminism was torn apart by racism. It is never an issue on any feminist blogs that I read. Maybe that … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

De eeuw van de vrouw

“Economen voorspellen dat de 21e eeuw de eeuw van de vrouw wordt.” Televisie programma met onder meer aandacht voor vrouwenrechten, sekseneutrale opvoeding, emancipatie en meer. Vrouwenrechten: Zie ook: http://altijdwat.ncrv.nl/nieuwsblogs/bekijk-alvast-altijd-wat-wijzer-vrouwenrechten Sekse … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

What to Think of Men’s Rights Organizations?

I have no idea what to think about men’s rights association and other such groups. Well, that is…I do……you see, I care for men’s right to be more human. I … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · 6 Comments

The Heat

Great movie, I laughed my socks off. I loved to see a guy get abused for planning to cheat on his wife with a  prostitute, loved the dick-shooting scene (after … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Discussion About Trading In the Term ‘Feminism’ for ‘Humanism’ (it is NOT a good idea)

Nowadays certain feminists don’t want to associate themselves with the term because 1. it has ‘fem’ in it while feminism is not ‘pro-women’ but pro gender equality and it is … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture

Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture (2005) is a book by Ariel Levy which critiques the highly sexualized American culture in which women are objectified, objectify … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

“Men Have It Bad Because Women Live Longer”

Another complaint often uttered by sexists in reaction to feminist comments. First of all: if you think you get a raw deal because of your gender, then join feminists in … Continue reading

June 16, 2013 · Leave a comment