Are we making unfair generalizations about men when we talk about sexism?
Considering the number of people who object with “not all men,” you might think so. But this objection actually reveals a sexist double standard.
If you want to know the real reason why these dudes can’t handle a conversation about sexism with saying “not all men,” this comic nails it.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
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- The Danger of Claiming ‘Not All Men/White People/Privileged People’ Are to Blame
- 6 Common Expressions That Uphold Rape Culture and Objectify Women
- How Toxic Masculinity Dominated 2016
Alli was a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism from 2015 to 2017. They are the creator of the webcomic PunkPuns and the vocalist of the L.A. queer feminist punk band P.I.T. Alli has a degree in English Literature, which is cheerfully wasted in pop literary criticism discourse on Tumblr.
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