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"It is only sexist when men do it."
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Hello everyone! I finally decided to sign up as a nerd fighter as I love the thought provoking and intelligent analysis that John/Hank do in some of their videos. Anyways, I was doing some reading on…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Melian Aremor Nov 28, 2012.

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Melian Aremor replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Hey guys! This post my friend wrote is super relevant to this thread: http://malcolmm.cc/2012/11/the-war-on-possibility/ I'm still working on formulating my own response to the fox news article mentioned in his post…"
Nov 28, 2012
Maxwell Waters replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"The problem with this is a problem of definitions, not of the actual concepts behind it. Let me start off by presenting the typical social justice thinker's view: Opression = The cultural values, beliefs, and attitudes displayed by one group…"
Nov 28, 2012
Mlamlah replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"I think that this is a really important discussion to have, but also that most of the people in our society that have the discussion are fixating on all the wrong things. I will attempt to explain what i view as some of the most vocal views on the…"
Nov 28, 2012
Tom Steinbrecher replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Both men and woman are guilty of being sexist.  One of my main issues with femminism is that it is fairly sexist and against men, along with the facts that it actually isn't that helpful for women and is generally…"
Nov 27, 2012
Jess sullivan replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Ok so as a girl I believe that everyone should be treated exactly the same I mean it's nice when a man opens the door for me but I don't wait for one to do it for means if there is a man behind me I will hold the door for him and if I were…"
Oct 7, 2012
Vertigo_One [Ops Mod] replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Numbers say that women are not excelling in business, etc.   No, the numbers don't say that. Women aren't yet on an equal parity with men in terms of business success, but it is…"
Sep 25, 2012
Vertigo_One [Ops Mod] replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"I think you misunderstood what I said. And I will say it again. I acknowledge that I do have some privileges, but I don't accept they are universal, in the way you do. You don't seem to accept that men have any problems and any negative…"
Sep 25, 2012
Alyssa Rae replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Numbers say that women are not excelling in business, etc.  What that tells me, is that there must be a reason.  And I am taking the blame off of men, and putting it on society as a whole.  But you are not scoring any points by…"
Sep 25, 2012
Vertigo_One [Ops Mod] replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Can you please, just for a moment, acknowledge your privilege?  Because unless you are secretly a woman-- a lot of the subjects you are covering here, are not really up to you to decide.  It is not up to you to decide when, or if, women…"
Sep 25, 2012
Alyssa Rae replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"Can I just take a moment to ask a question? Can you please, just for a moment, acknowledge your privilege?  Because unless you are secretly a woman-- a lot of the subjects you are covering here, are not really up to you to decide.  It is…"
Sep 25, 2012
Jackson Gandour replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"The real oppressions lies in our society's binary and restrictive gender system."
Sep 25, 2012
Vertigo_One [Ops Mod] replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"No. Just because it happens to affect one gender more than the other does not make it a gender issue. It's a governmental policy issue, caused by the lack of funds for mentally handicapped outreach programs and lack of programs for veterans and…"
Sep 24, 2012
Raef replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"NO. Goddamnit no. The suffering of others - even if it is greater - in no way invalidates your own. Bringing up the situation in the developing world and comparing it to the developed world's women is extremely counterproductive, and achieves…"
Sep 24, 2012
peahat replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
""Feminists care. While mainstream feminism may be looking at other issues, feminists care. The mainstream movement does work towards helping men too. It's just that no movement can cover every injustice all the time. That's why there…"
Sep 24, 2012
peahat replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"I think your responses are pretty boss >:U"
Sep 24, 2012
Vertigo_One [Ops Mod] replied to Russ Christie's discussion "It is only sexist when men do it."
"You honestly think it matters whether it's permissible by law? It still happens, regardless of what the law says - which is what feminists are trying to end.   And how are they doing it? Right now, it's looking kind of…"
Sep 24, 2012

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