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A Few Things Gender Roles Taught Us Wrong [en]

Credits : Google We live in a society in which men are taught to give “love” to their female partner and treat them as “Princesses”; however, women are taught to “respect” their male partner. Unfortunately, we tend to forget that a man is able to completely “love” his female partner while disrespecting her, as well as for a woman to not give too much love to her male partner while just “respecting” him. Don’t get me wrong,  men can definitely “love” their female partner as much as possible while completely disrespecting them by cheating. I think it must be easy for “some” men to make plenty “girls” feel like “Princesses” at once.  Well, I have been taught that a man who really “loves” …

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Monogamy VS Polygamy [en]

Definition of Marriage Monogamy and polygamy are the two types of marriages in which the norms differ in each society. Marriage is defined as the union of two people, whether of the same sex or of opposite sexes, who commit to romantically loving and caring for each other and to sharing the burdens and benefits of domestic life. In monogamous society, “the freedom to marry the person one loves is a fundamental right” (Girgis et al, 2011, p-246). In polygamous society it is harder to define and there are other factors that get involved; a good definition of polygamy would be:  “[the union of one man with several women or one woman with several men] that is motivated by the …

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The Influence “A La Olivia Pope” Style Has On Gender’s Identity And Heterosexual Marriage #Scandalous [en]

Picture Credits +Google  We all know that the biggest battle between genders is based on power. Is it really possible for women to be “independent ‘A la Olivia Pope” in an heterosexual monogamist relationship or is it simply a fantasy created by Shonda Rhimes? Who is Olivia Pope (If you do not know…OMG)  According to Google Search, “Oliva Carolyn Pope, is a fictional character portrayed by Kerry Washington, created by Shonda Rhimes and partially based on Judy Smith for the political drama television series Scandal. [She] is a Washington D.C crisis manager who runs her own firm, Pope & Associates, that specializes in political situations. [We all know] [that] [she] [has] became a widely watched fashion and style trendsetter”. She is emotionally strong, politically …

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