cw: assault, rape, sexism, mental health
The Asian American community has a glossed over history of allying with other minority communities in the fight for civil rights. We should never forget this fact and an important figure, incredible woman, and friend of Malcolm X, Yuri Kochiyama.
and why we need to start raising boys the same as girls.
I’m here to yet again affirm my point that we should not only be furthering education for women to feel shameless and accepted, but we desperately need to be teaching boys.
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Since the Era of Exploration and colonization, beginning in the early fifteenth century, the institutionalization of certain Western and ethnocentric ideas have been globally established and implemented.
The current politics that govern the modern world is centrally based on the various ideas that the Western world or “first world” acts as the core and the Global South or “second” and “third world” acts as the periphery areas surrounding the core. Known as the World Systems Theory, the structure of this theory proceeds to form the culture of the modern globalized society.
These ideas continue to reign over all realms within the modern world, including the politics of circulation and judgement of art and cinema.
Or “…my brief experience working in the music industry and why I hated it.”
Growing up I spent my weekends at home with my mother who would reminisce the days of her childhood by marathoning episodes of the 1960s TV show, That Girl on our DVD player. Little did I really know, was that one of my mother’s favorite childhood shows had changed the future of TV forever, and all the shows I watched when I was a kid would have never been the same without “That Girl.”