So, essentially, the cry of “reverse sexism” is just another form of sexism. He’s making a judgement, he thinks we do everything to affect, offend, push HIS buttons, never for our own sakes. We are obviously screaming, he thinks, to hurt his ears and not because we are genuinely in serious pain.
Bikini Kill “Girl Power” zine
Just got into a pretty massive argument with a friend (my best friend’s best guy friend) about which this is painfully relevant.
I have to stop doing this to myself.