Have you ever noticed when a corporation is taken down for its abuse and malfeasance that the CEO is suddenly female or as is the case with the U.S. Presidency, black? So, we have an African-American male president who inherited and added to incalculable debts is now taken to task for what he mostly inherited from the long BUSH years. That there is even a so-called “debate” seems...read more
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RESISTANCE TO OBJECTIFYING ADVERTISING Who needs an excuse to feature public resistance to marketing that is sexually objectifying to women? We include some of our favorites and link to Sociological Images to view more. Enjoy this small sampling of how some fight the powers that be. Thanks to Lisa Wade who posted the following: Wade wrote, “As I wrote back then, this resistance shows us...read more
With the growing discrepancy between rich and poor, we are witnessing more privilege in action. While privilege is typically enjoyed by rich, white males it is also shared with wealthy, white females, moneyed people of color, and all those born into the ruling class. But those with the majority of privilege in the U.S. tend to be rich, white males, often evidenced by their right to vociferously...read more
Sports Illustrated Retrospective of Swimsuit Covers Woman Warrior 25th Anniversary Issue Women of the Year Simonton shaves Hair Ms. Magazine Using Consumer Boycott for Social Change Throwing in the Towel by Bruce Horovitz Los Angeles Times, Business San Francisco Examiner Miss American Shows Her Age Protests and Scandals lessen popularity From Ms. Magazine Miss Steak & other...read more
Even, and perhaps especially, when his girlfriend is acting like the women he canâ€™t stop watching online. (Photos: Phillip Toledano) Â Â Â By Davy Rothbart IÂ met the woman at a Broadway show, but the nightâ€™s best piece of acting, Iâ€™d say, came from me, back at her East Village apartment, after weâ€™d been having sex for about 25 minutes, with Neil Young...read more