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The GOP’s Sexualized Assault of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez | Dame Magazine
The 9-million-year-old white men running the GOP, however, have been taught exactly that. So they treat Ocasio-Cortez like they’ve been taught to treat female colleagues who stand out. They punish her for the fact that they’re attracted to her, even though she did nothing to elicit those feelings and almost certainly doesn’t want them. They portray her as a sex object because sex objects don’t talk back, unless it’s to ask what more they can do for you. In so doing, they give themselves an excuse not to deal with the more serious challenge she poses. Ocasio-Cortez is not meant to be challenging, she is not meant to be argumentative or assert herself, she is not meant to have bold opinions or radical ideas, because she is not meant to have ideas and opinions at all. She’s not supposed to think. She’s supposed to be looked at. She is supposed to be consumed.
damemagazine.com  sexual-harassment  sexual-assault  sady-doyle  alexandria-ocasio-cortez 
6 days ago by yolandaenoch
'I Suck': How Guys Use Self-Deprecation Against You
"men suck/women rock" feminist caricature

Gaslighting's goal is simple: Get you to tone down that oh-so-scary lady rage that frightens the menfolk. But there's another kind of gaslighting that's almost as common and which serves the same purpose. Call it the "I'm such an asshole" speech or call it strategic self-deprecation, the end goal is always the same: deflect women's anger.

These guys figure that if they say truly awful things about themselves, they'll force their partners to cease the search for legitimate discussion and turn to the more traditionally feminine role of soothing male anxiety.

While traditional gaslighting makes women's anger seem irrational, this self-deprecatory wallowing makes women's anger seem like unfair piling-on to a guy who already hates himself more than you ever could.
hugo-schwyzer  sexual-assault  sexual-harassment  gaslighting  Gaslighting's  goal  is  simple:  Get  you  to  tone  down  that  oh-so-scary  lady  rage  frightens  the  menfolk.  But  there's  another  kind  of  that's  almost  as  common  and  which  serves  same  purpose.  Call  it  "I'm  such  an  asshole"  speech  or  strategic  self-deprecation  end  always  same:  deflect  women's  anger.jezebel.com  ann-marie-slaughter  feminism  gender-inequality  yashar-ali 
19 days ago by yolandaenoch
Louis C.K. and How Predators Victimize Themselves by Making Women Feel Sorry for Them
Most women have experienced some kind of male aggression. But male sadness and guilt-tripping, that we need to feel sorry for these humiliated dolts, somehow rendered harmless by this patheticness, is just as common. It’s the friend zone, it’s nice guy syndrome, it’s all of it. Female reactions to male embarrassment, the social drive to make men feel better, to excuse behaviors because we feel sorry for them, that can be weaponized against us and is. That’s what Louis C.K. did for years, only admitting it when he was caught and couldn’t get out of it.
louis-ck  sexual-assault  sexual-harassment  pajiba.com  courtney-enlow 
19 days ago by yolandaenoch
Leslie Moonves Won't Get $120 Million In Severance, CBS Says | Hollywood Reporter
"With regard to Mr. Moonves, we have determined that there are grounds to terminate for cause, including his willful and material misfeasance, violation of Company policies and breach of his employment contract, as well as his willful failure to cooperate fully with the Company’s investigation. Mr. Moonves will not receive any severance payment from the Company," the board said on Monday. 

CBS hired an investigative team that interviewed as many as 300 people, according to insiders, in order to get to the bottom of the allegations against Moonves after Ronan Farrow listed a half-dozen accusers in The New Yorker on July 27.
paul-bond  leslie-moonves  ronan-farrow  cbs  sexual-assault  sexual-harassment  hollywoodreporter.com  bobbie-phillips  marv-dauer 
4 weeks ago by yolandaenoch
Brett Kavanaugh assault allegation: The locker room is now the bedroom.
RT @Millicentsomer: I wrote about the The Great #MeToo Hypercorrection that now has a substantial segment of the population openly and…
rape  sexual-harassment  sexual-assault  misogyny 
september 2018 by tarakc02
Verso
Where Freedom Starts: Sex Power Violence #MeToo
A Verso Report
architecture-masters-advocacy-2018  #metoo  gender  sexual-harassment 
september 2018 by equivalentideas
Five Women - This American Life
A different kind of #MeToo story, about several women who worked for the same man [Don Hazen, the executive editor of AlterNet]. They tell us not only about their troubling encounters with him, but also about their lives beforehand. Who were they when they entered the workplace, and how did their personal histories shape the way they dealt with his harassment?
this-american-life-podcast  podcast-episodes  sexual-assault  sexual-harassment  chana-joffe-walt  don-hazen  alternet 
august 2018 by yolandaenoch
Henry Cavill says he's scared to date post-#MeToo because he doesn't want to be called a rapist. Is he alone?
Ultimately, treating #MeToo as something abnormal because it holds men accountable for their behavior “speaks volumes” about men who feel that way, Durvasula says. “A potential partner wants to feel desirable and attractive, not like a prize or prey. There’s a difference.”
dating  me-too  sexual-assault  sexual-harassment  henry-cavill  yahoo  korin-miller 
july 2018 by yolandaenoch
A REPORTER WITH LUST IN HER HEARTS - The Washington Post
“I would be happy to give him a blowjob just to thank him for keeping abortion legal. I think American women should be lining up with their Presidential kneepads on to show their gratitude for keeping the theocracy off our backs.” – Nina Burleigh, on Bill Clinton.
politics  women  sexual-harassment 
july 2018 by mario.d

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