Feminism

Are Male Perceptions That Women Are Intellectually Inferior Related to Rape Culture?

Are Male Perceptions That Women Are Intellectually Inferior Related to Rape Culture?

Images in media send the message that women are not to be valued for their intelligence. They are to be valued, if at all, for their ability to perform a sexuality that is pleasing to men. Which begs this question: are male perceptions that women are intellectually inferior related to rape culture?

Why Racism is a Feminist Issue

Why Racism is a Feminist Issue

Feminism is about the liberation of all women – all people – from oppression, and too many white feminists routinely ignore the fact that black women suffer not only from the oppression of patriarchy, but also from the oppression of racism.

Feminism Helps Everyone

Feminism Helps Everyone

Feminism is fundamentally about liberating women—and men—from patriarchy. Its main aim is to bring about a society in which hierarchy and domination do not exist. To understand how this works, we have to understand two key principles: patriarchy and gender.