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Elementary-age kids won’t understand structural sexism and the patriarchy, so instead, talk to them about fairness.
HOW TO USE SCIENCE TO TALK TO KIDS ABOUT GENDERPURBITA SAHAJULY 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
They also ask questions about issues like patriarchy, capitalism, and oppression that I’m definitely not qualified to answer in a 30-second soundbite.
CRITICAL RACE THEORY HYSTERIA OVERSHADOWS THE IMPORTANCE OF TEACHING KIDS ABOUT RACISMJANIA HOOVERJULY 9, 2021VOX
The patriarchy can try to control us, but some of us cannot be controlled.
DECLARED INSANE FOR SPEAKING UP: THE DARK AMERICAN HISTORY OF SILENCING WOMEN THROUGH PSYCHIATRYKATE MOOREJUNE 22, 2021TIME
A mortal woman who takes on the patriarchy—even one of exceptional abilities, like Carey Mulligan’s super-intelligent character—is likely to destroy herself in the process.
POP CULTURE IS FINALLY GETTING OVER THE GIRLBOSS HEROINE. WHAT COMES NEXT?JUDY BERMANJUNE 17, 2021TIME
A huge part of this is a horrific reflection of the misogyny—cloaked in patriarchy—that the military holds dear, having beaten it into the hearts and minds of the people of Myanmar.
MYANMAR'S WOMEN ARE FIGHTING FOR A NEW FUTURE AFTER A LONG HISTORY OF MILITARY OPPRESSIONMIMI AYEJUNE 1, 2021TIME
He’s playing the only aspect of the patriarchy that knows itself to have failed these young women and to apologize for it.
PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN’S EXPLOSIVE ENDING AND BEST PICTURE CHANCES, EXPLAINEDEMILY VANDERWERFFAPRIL 16, 2021VOX
If you’ve seen the Olympics-linked stories of sexism in Tokyo, you won’t be surprised to learn the patriarchy is alive and kicking in Japan.
12 ASIAN WRITERS TO WATCHKATE BARTLETTAPRIL 8, 2021OZY
The idea “that they should have access to women’s bodies and they should have a say about whether someone opts out reminds me of what patriarchy allows men to do,” Oger tells OZY.
THE GENDER REVOLUTIONDANIEL MALLOYMARCH 21, 2021OZY
They do more than just slink toward us in a kimono-wrapper of alleged feminist trappings, wearing a cool “the patriarchy made me do it” smile.
WE NEED MORE FEMALE VILLAINS ONSCREEN—BUT NOT THE KIND WE GET IN I CARE A LOTSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKFEBRUARY 19, 2021TIME
The women’s stories of survival reveal that – even in the face of regular oppression and abuse – they negotiate for their rights and “bargain” with patriarchy on a daily basis.
THREE WOMEN: STORIES OF INDIAN TRAFFICKED BRIDESLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 5, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
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