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Tag: Discrimination

A Lot of Fuzz About Peeing
April 26, 2013 • 4 comments • 1 637 views
Sex & Gender

A transgender woman from Idaho in the US was banned from a grocery store because she was using the women’s restroom. The local police captain explained: The store security officer said he had been dealing with a problem over a couple days with the person going into the women’s restroom and urinating while standing up. […]

MRA: A War on Women?
March 10, 2012 • one comment • 989 views
Sexism

I sometimes write about feminism, but I rarely write about the anti-feminists. I do follow the blog Man Boobz though, and yesterday I found a link to an interesting article from Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), a civil rights organisation dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry, titled “Leader’s Suicide Brings Attention to Men’s Rights Movement”. The […]

Film: Gattaca (1997)
February 19, 2012 • no comments • 444 views
Media

Details: IMDB Link: tt0119177 Category: Sci-Fi Drama Director/Writer: Andrew Niccol Stars: Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law   In a not-so-distant future genetics is what determines your value to society. Discrimination of the genetically inferior is illegal, but in practice it’s everywhere. In this future our main character, Vincent Freeman (Ethan Hawke), is born with […]