10. “War Pigs” by Black Sabbath This song discusses the reality of the wealthier class in America using the poor to fight their wars, with little concern for their life, as well as politicians using war as a weapon against American people. “Politicians hide themselves away/They only started the war/Why should they go out to […]
Category: An Extremely Uncomfortable Place
“Women who accuse men, particularly powerful men, of harassment are often confronted with the reality of the men’s sense that they are more important than women, as a group.” ― Anita Hill, Speaking Truth to Power
“Who controls the past now controls the future Who controls the present now controls the past Who controls the past now controls the future Who controls the present now?”
“I used to be cruel to my woman. I beat her and kept her apart from the things that she loved. Man, I was mean but I’m changing my scene and I’m doing the best that I can.” Getting Better, Lennon/McCartney
fan·dom ˈfandəm/ noun the state or condition of being a fan of someone or something. “my 17 years of sports fandom” the fans of a particular person, team, fictional series, etc., regarded collectively as a community or subculture. “the Breaking Bad fandom” *Comic by Adam Ellis* I am a geek. A nerd. I enjoy many […]
Unless you’ve been able to avoid social media, news outlets, and “water cooler” gossip, you’ve likely heard by now about the numerous sexual harassment and sexual assault allegations against film producer and Miramax studio executive, Harvey Weinstein. Over several decades, Weinstein has been accused of sexually harassing and/or assaulting multiple women, including actresses Rose McGowan […]
slut sham·ing noun the action or fact of stigmatizing a woman for engaging in behavior judged to be promiscuous or sexually provocative.