Posts in dehumanize

Stop using the phrase “you’re acting like a woman”

Stop using the phrase “you’re acting like a woman”   Too often I hear men snap at one another and carelessly use the insult “you’re acting like a woman.” It often comes in response to a man taking too long to make a decision, showing emotion or expressing fear in the face of a threat.  It’s […]

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09 OCT 2014 Paul Horrocks

To Objectify is to Dehumanize

Last week, Emma Watson gave a speech at the UN where she launched a campaign called #HeforShe and invited men to join women in promoting gender equality.  She made it clear that feminism should not be about man-hating and encouraged men to be advocates for change. The idea that women are somehow inferior often has […]

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28 SEP 2014 Paul Horrocks