fragile-creaturess:

Tumblr on We Heart It.

Need this.

fragile-creaturess:

Tumblr on We Heart It.

Need this.


Men get to feel hornier because they’re socially supported in this. The whole of society is geared toward titillating men and discouraging female sexual desire. It’s inherent to the Nice Guy® complaint, where men are entitled to feel physical attraction, but a woman who wants more than “nice” is shallow. It’s evident in the way men and women dress, with women always mindful to wear stuff that makes them sexually attractive, whereas men have the opposite problem, and have to avoid being too sexualized lest they seem feminine. Naked women are draped over every inch of public space, and the internet is full of visually interesting porn for men, but our society barely can imagine what it would be like to try to attract a female eye. Men seem hornier in no small part because their sexuality is celebrated and codified. It’s easy for men to know right away how to be sexual, whereas women are still largely expected to figure it out for themselves—-and even that’s a recent invention, because pre-feminism, women were mostly just expected to do what men wanted.

But even with the small amount of freedom we have, it’s worth noting that a 30-year-old woman who admitted obliquely to having had non-procreative sex in Congress created a month long, nationwide scandal. Until that kind of pressure disappears completely, we can’t even begin to measure what the “natural”, unadulterated female sexuality would look like, and how it would compare to the celebrated and constantly titillated male sexuality.

Either way, stop blaming sex for misogyny. If all men wanted was women to fuck them more, the English language wouldn’t even have the word “slut” in it.


chasertiff:

When I say “boys are dumb” what I really mean is “boys have been raised in a patriarchal society that forces them into an incorrect and problematic view of masculinity that not only forces them to strip away valuable virtues from themselves, like patience and gentleness, but also forces them them to view and treat women in unhealthy ways that devalues women as people and makes them into objects purely for a man’s benefit”

but it’s a lot faster to say “boys are dumb”

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blackfashion:

Solange in “Woman on the Rise: From little sister to full-blown star, Solange is the cool girl on the block.” 
Photographed by Julia Noni.
Fashion editor Joanna Hillman.

Read the full interview here.

 

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ferrereli:

black fame
The Gaga

ferrereli:

black fame

The Gaga




Staaaawwwwwwp.

Staaaawwwwwwp.

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gaymommy:

women are taught “don’t send nudes if you don’t want them to get leaked”

men are never taught “if a woman feels comfortable enough to send you a nude photo, keep it to yourself. leaking it could put her in danger.”

if you don’t see the issue here, you’re a part of the problem.

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Harry Potter & Objects [4/4]

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villiljos:

esmeweatherwax:

deliciouskaek:

setfabulazerstomaximumcaptain:

danielmcbatman:

buzzfeed:

gofwd:

Zoo Weekly asked its readers to pick which half of this woman they preferred, and why. It was, of course, promptly pulled from their page.

Ugh.

Fucking pigs.

Men, you’re fucking up so badly right now. THIS is why women hate you, dehumanizing bullshit LIKE.THIS.

And I swear to the gods if any of you come at me with “We’re nawt all lyke that” I’ll rip your throats out.

but i mean why even ask if you weren’t looking for these answers

if you didn’t already think this shit was funny

why

just waiting for the waaaaaah not all men are like that! brigade to show up

This makes me feel sick. And I agree, why would you post this and not expect answers like this? :/


star-spangledpanties:

I just want to say that this is why minority representation in the media matters. Mae Jemison was inspired to become an astronaut after watching Nichelle Nichols as Uhura on Star Trek. 

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