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The Female Role In The Animal Kingdom: Simone De Beauvoir [en]

Credits : Google Simone de Beauvoir made a remarkable work by questioning two central issues. Firstly, she asks what the female denotes in the animal kingdom? And she asks what particular kind of female is manifested in woman? Those two questions reveals her comparison between being a woman naturally and a socially performed one. She makes a study on the male’s biological and social roles as well. And biologically speaking, she believes that males and females are two different types of individuals based on their function of reproduction. She quotes that “they can be defined only correlatively” (p.27). This idea is very important to discern, yet, males and females are biologically similar but filled of differences. Hence, further in her …

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How Women Are Treated by Men Based on Their Social Status… [en]

Credits: nowstreamingpod The Main Characters The Great Gatsby is a novel written by Scott Fitzgerald which follows a cast characters living in the fictional town of West Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922. The story is about a young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his passion for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan. This movie explores themes of decadence, idealism, resistance to change, social upheaval, and excess. It creates a portrait of the Jazz Age that has been described as a cautionary tale regarding the American Dream.  The treatment… In the movie, ” The Great Gatsby” the contrast between how Tom (Daisy’ Husband) treats Miss Wilson (a poor married woman from New York & Tom’ mistress) and how Gatsby treats Daisy (rich married woman)  is well illustrated. Tom is spoiling Miss Wilson …

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Why I decided to stop taking sexist & racist comments as a personal threat [en]

Credits : @OlivierMathon It was very difficult to, first, understand, these comments, as sexist and racist ones. We tend to get so used to it throughout our existence that we forget they should not be seen as normal either accepted by our inner soul. Please note that I am not providing any examples of these types of comments because I believe if you are reading this article, you might have an idea… I am not acknowledging the matter of dealing with racism only between Blacks and Whites or sexism only between men. Therefore, that is why it is very hard to understand these concepts because we can easily generalize while putting everyone in the same boat. There are people around …

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