Tag Archives: gender roles

Breast milk for Thought

Sometimes I like to kick back and observe the utter belief/behavior/attitude pendulum that American society just can’t seem to get out of. As a group, Americans are fickle. We are inept at finding balance and middle ground. Why? My personal … Continue reading

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There will be backlash

Remember how three weeks ago your social media and news feeds were littered with stories about Aziz Ansari and that babe article? Remember how on January 13th I wrote a post and said I predicted there would be backlash to … Continue reading

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On Amy Glass and Privilege

So the interwebs seem to have largely moved on from Amy Glass and her incendiary opinion post about stay at home moms, etc.  While I think it can be great that the Internet provides 24/7 news/articles and rapid responses to … Continue reading

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Ladies, you don’t deserve to be perfect.

Disclaimer:  The socialization of women as I talk about it here is based upon my experiences as a privileged, straight white, Anglo-saxon woman.  I recognize that these experiences may not be true, or not entirely, true for women of color … Continue reading

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Victim-blaming, Gender Roles and the Gender Gap

Disclaimer:  I’m going to attempt to cover a few topics here.  I will try to make it succinct and not convoluted.  But I make no promises. This morning, I was listening to NPR and a story came on about women’s … Continue reading

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