Louise's Feminist Musings

Notes on feminist news & issues

De Bevoorrechte Sekse

“Militair expert Martin van Creveld heeft zich ook gewaagd aan de strijd der seksen. Ter gelegenheid van de vertaling van De Bevoorrechte Sekse is hij in Nederland. In De Bevoorrechte … Continue reading

October 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blllghhman, Biggest Asshole of Denmark

This is an English follow up of the earlier Dutch post about the Danish program ‘Blachman’.  I just found a discussion of it on youtube that shows what it’s about … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Men in Asia Were Asked If They Had Raped and Why

The earlier post about this was in Dutch because an article about this research appeared in a Dutch paper. However, I think everyone should read this. Excerpt taken from the … Continue reading

September 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Way Men Dress May Be Changing

Look at these men who walked out of the house in wonderfully creative outfits! They dare to look different: not according to the usual rules for men and they dress … Continue reading

August 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

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

August 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Are Men Ever Allowed To Say No?

Here’s a great piece about a subject that almost never gets attention: http://myfreedomlounge.com/magazine/read/are-men-ever-allowed-to-say-no_2285.html#comments It also discusses an interesting link between racism and sexism that I (together with other white folks … Continue reading

August 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mansplaining

Interesting site: http://mansplained.tumblr.com/ “Academic Men Explain Things to Me Where women recount their experiences of being mansplained, in academia and elsewhere.” “In brief, mansplaining doesn’t mean explaining while male; it … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Blurred Lines Gender Reversed

Hot guys version Funny guys version ‘Normal’ guys version So…OK…time to say something about it now: those funny versions all perpetuate the stereotype that men’s bodies are funny,never sexy, certainly … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wanna Go Out?

“Where are we going?” “To your death, statistically.” Watch Louis CK  >>>>>>

July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sexual Intimidation of Men by Women

I know three stories of men who I know who have been sexually intimidated by women. 1. My mother told me once that my dad, while being a ‘liftboy’ (someone … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Unwise to Allow Men to Go Out at Night

I agree with this 100%: http://www.wrongingrights.com/2013/01/what-if-we-responded-to-sexual-assault-by-limiting-mens-freedom-like-we-limit-womens.html If men claim that they can’t handle themselves when looking at a woman, well, then it’s time to make them wear blindfolds. If men … Continue reading

June 28, 2013 · Leave a comment