Safer Spaces & Gaslighting

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The next time you hear life doesn’t come with trigger warnings, here’s a great response
Easily-Triggered, Privileged People Have Turned Society Into Their Own Giant Safe Space

Intro to Gaslighting and how its used by society as a whole, not just in abusive relationships Gaslighting as a Gendered Phenomenon (video)

Male Privilege

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The math problem that stumped thousands of mansplainers – (video) what happens when the woman with the world’s highest IQ answers a math question.

Competent women are getting bypassed by overconfident men – (video) I’d say to men, just listen and provide support and encouragement rather than nudge women as she sort of suggests. Just believe in women, to help provide the support so they can believe in themselves

The misogyny apocalypse: Turns out being white and male counts for more than intelligence, grace or decency – This is so painfully true. It’s true of the left who rallied against her too. Campaigned for abstinence and third party voting. Tirelessly highlighted her mistakes while ignoring the everyday racism, misogyny, rape culture, ableism, transphobia, homophobia they were helping to empower in trump. Let’s not kid ourselves. Misogyny won. It’s not a time to organise. We can’t do that until we unpack the misogyny, dismantle the patriarchy within our own communities

Dear White, Straight, Cisgender, Man People: You Are Privileged – male privilege from a male’s perspective

Think It’s #NotAllMen? These 4 Facts Prove You’re Just Plain Wrong

Rape jokes

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How Rape Jokes Contribute to Rape Culture,

YOUR RAPE JOKE ISN’T FUNNY- video (highly recommended),

The concept of being offended – comic

Why Rape Jokes Are Never Funny,

microagressions – video,

The problem with celebrating those Trump statues

Getting called out: How to apologise – video

Still Think Rape Jokes Are Harmless Fun?
(still haven’t finished reading this because its too vile)

Intersectional Feminism

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The urgency of intersectionality | Kimberlé Crenshaw (video)

We should all be feminists | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (video)

Intersectionality – a Definition, History, and Guide

Transgender-101

Dear White, Straight, Cisgender, Man People: You Are Privileged

WTF is Intersectional Feminism??? (video)

The struggle to speak up: how women are pushed to de-escalate sexist incidents

Progressive Struggles against Insidious Capitalist Individualism: An Interview with Angela Davis

Sexual Assault & Women of Color

Bill Cosby Reminds Us We Must Still Fight Sexism as Much as We Fight Racism

The Politics of Pockets

Historian Amanda Foreman upends the story of civilization to give women their due

We can’t stop rape if we prize men’s reputations over women’s safety

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Cultural Appropriation

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“Privilege is when you think something is not a problem because it’s not a problem to you personally”

FULLY APPRECIATING CULTURE WITHOUT APPROPRIATION: A GUIDE IN 15 STEPS

What’s Wrong with Cultural Appropriation? These 9 Answers Reveal Its Harm

7 Myths about Cultural Appropriation DEBUNKED! | Decoded

Why it’s not OK for white people to have dreadlocks

Why You Might Want to Reconsider Dressing Up as a Día de los Muertos Skeleton This Halloween

Why Are We Still Talking About Racism?

Hollywood whitewashing

“In search of our better selves:” Mad Max: Fury Road as Totem Transfer Narrative

Think before you appropriate