Are we really so different that we must be horrified of one of them uncovered, and completely okay with the other?
Prompt by minniecrepsley:
Use the above picture to write a short fable.
This is really important. We’ve all seen hundreds of Drug PSAs… how many times have we seen this?
It kinda makes me sad that only women are seen as victims. I dunno, I cant really back it with anything. But its just getting to me right now.
Save Me Not Second Base
As Breast Cancer Awareness Month draws to a close I’ve been doing a lot of thinking, and a lot of waffling over whether I should get involved with a debatable issue. But one of the things you learn in the School of Humanities is that rhetoric is open for critique.
Go on. Save the boobies. Save the tatas. Save second base. Raise money. Sell wristbands. Base entire campaigns around a secondary, sexualized sex characteristic used pars pro toto for womanhood. You’ll get away with it.
But first save the people they’re attached to.
this is beautiful