Have you ever been told you’re “overreacting” when you speak out against sexism?
This happens a lot – especially when it comes to feminism. Celia Edell has a really smart take on how gaslighting is used as a tactic to silence and invalidate what you have to say.
But you don’t deserve to be silenced, and you don’t have to put up with sexist behavior. So find out how to notice this happening, and get some tips on how not to let it get you down.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Gaslighting Is a Common Victim-Blaming Abuse Tactic – Here Are 4 Ways to Recognize It in Your Life
- Being ‘Too Sensitive’ Isn’t the Problem – Oppression Is
Celia Edell is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism, a freelance writer, and feminist philosopher. She holds a B.A. in philosophy from University of Western Ontario and is currently doing her masters degree in philosophy at University of Sheffield in England. Her interests include critical race theory, mental health awareness, and bad made-for-TV movies. She tweets and blogs under the name @.
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