Tag Archives: misogyny

BFAP #44: “…how we bear the light”

Don, Tarik, and LeMar attempt to process the grievous 2016 Presidential Election and discuss what lies ahead. Together. Download Brothers From Another Planet on iTunes Download Brothers From Another Planet on Stitcher

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Lady Bits episode 30: The Debt of Misogyny

In their second 29th episode, Jacqui and LeMar discuss Elyse Anders’s verbal dressing down of men, OkCupid ettiquette, Dan Savage’s report on Colorado’s birth control experiment, and the long-term emotional fallout of women who have had abortions. Download Lady Bits on iTunes Download Lady Bits on Stitcher Related Links Men: A List of Shit I […]

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Taking “Return of Kings” Seriously: A Feminist Battle Unfit For Women

The heteronormative gender divide, reinforced by traditional values and mass media, can be found everywhere that people consume content. From seemingly innocuous ‘battle of the sexes’ game shows, to emotionally manipulative romantic comedies, and even debates that take place in state and federal government, both genders have been subject to countless representations of gender double […]

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Does Tyler Perry Know Women Better Than They Know Themselves? A preview of “The Single Moms Club”

Anyone willing to acknowledge an opinion not their own would agree that Tyler Perry has been a polarizing figure since he broke into the broader public sphere with his Madea series. More prolific than Jim Varney’s Ernest character, Perry’s down-home granny won over a large enough audience to afford him his own creative empire, a […]

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