Category Archives: Identitiy

Segregation in 2013

At my high school, everyone was invited to prom. Hell, it was the social event of the year. However, the same doesn’t hold true for many high schoolers across the country, whose high schools and counties are stuck in a … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Age/ Generation, Identitiy, Law/ Litigation, Race & Ethnicity, Social Media, Stereotypes | 11 Comments

Men ≠ Cross Dressing

Cross Dressing is the act of wearing clothing that is associated with the opposite sex within a society.  Cross dressing occurs every single day across the country, and most of the time it goes unnoticed and unquestioned.  Women wear men’s … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Rape Culture

Over winter break I was in the library browsing the books. I happened across the book Fifty Shades of Grey. I grabbed it, thinking that it might give me a good laugh, but I have never been more wrong in my … Continue reading

Posted in Age/ Generation, Dating & Romance, Identitiy, On Writing | 13 Comments

How Guys… versus How Girls…

There are a lot of stereotypes about the differences between men and women. The first five stereotypes that come to mind: 1. Men don’t cry. 2. Women are more emotional than men. 3. Men are stronger than women (physically). 4. … Continue reading

Posted in Gendered Products, Identitiy, Masculinities, Stereotypes | 3 Comments

What Are You? Short Answer: Alien

As a typical-modern-everyday product of the American society I have been exposed to a multitude of different people with unique ethnic backgrounds. Many of my friends as well as acquaintances are of various races. For example, two of my closest … Continue reading

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Kye Allums: A Male Trapped in a Female body

Kye Allums was a very controversial subject in the sport of women’s basketball during her career. Kye was the first openly transgendered athlete in division 1 history. She was a women’s basketball player for George Washington University. For those of … Continue reading

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Guidelines for HOW to be a man?

I was on StumbleUpon, typed in gender and this site came up. Recovering Manliness: The Lost Art of Manliness. The first thing I thought was “Wow- this is the ultimate example of how important gender roles are.” Hm…Gender ROLES. According … Continue reading

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