QotD: “it’s exhausting to see the world both as it is and as it will inevitably be characterized by men in “arguments” questioning your humanity”

it’s exhausting to see the world both as it is and as it will inevitably be characterized by men in “arguments” questioning your humanity.

Froelich

(Found via The Bewilderness)

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4 responses

  1. Those magical choosey-choices arguments that frame abuse as freedom and empowerment.

  2. I’m still not sure I “get” this quote.

  3. I think the best example in Linda Marchiano (‘Linda Lovelace’).

    When she talked about the abuse she had suffered, men called her a lier (she even had to take a polygraph test), because they had seen her in porn, and they believed the porn more than they believed her.

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