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I’m Sick of Having to Reassure Men That Feminism Isn’t About Hating Them Wicked Temptations, Unpopular Opinion, Im Sick, Hate Men, Men Online, Feminism, Equality, Social Equality

I’m Sick of Having to Reassure Men That Feminism Isn’t About Hating Them

"I have on many occasions fallen prey to the wicked temptation to enter into debates with men online who absolutely despise feminists. These men see 'feminazis' as vicious man-haters, fighting for dominance and dictatorship thinly veiled as a quest for an equality they supposedly already have."

"The thing is, for me, and many people I know, the whole idea of a "calling" — even if it true — is yet another way to add more fuel to the fire of things to struggle with and feel failure over. Spiritual Awakening Quotes, Unpopular Opinion, The Thing Is, Spirituality, Mindfulness, Fire, Ads, Feelings, People

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Not Everyone Has a "Calling" in Life, And Assuming So Is Dangerous

"The thing is, for me, and many people I know, the whole idea of a "calling" — even if it true — is yet another way to add more fuel to the fire of things to struggle with and feel failure over."

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UNPOPULAR OPINION: I Don't Have to Respect Your Opinion About the LGBTQ Community

"I don't have to respect your opinion when it hurts others. It's OK that we disagree on whether or not Big Macs are a health food or if pickleball should be an Olympic sport. It's also OK if I chose to not associate with you because your opinion perpetuates violence and ignorance on already mistreated minorities."

"'Excuse me,' I said, standing in front of a thirtysomething guy with his legs spread so far, it looked like he was doing some sort of post-vasectomy physical therapy exercise. He ignored me. Infp, Introvert, Working Two Jobs, Physical Therapy Exercises, Last Month, Unpopular Opinion, Mean People, Ignore Me, Karaoke

I Have Been Sitting on Manspreaders For the Last Month and I Have Never Felt More Free

"'Excuse me,' I said, standing in front of a thirtysomething guy with his legs spread so far, it looked like he was doing some sort of post-vasectomy physical therapy exercise. He ignored me."

What do women want? It seems to be the million dollar question, but the truth is, what women want and need in a man and a relationship isn't all that complicated. Biblical Marriage, Marriage Relationship, Marriage Advice, Relationships, Marriage Help, Healthy Marriage, Relationship Building, Christian Wife, Christian Marriage

I'm Done Trying to Be the "Perfect Girlfriend"

"It's possible I could be jaded, but I'm certainly now a woman who is seeking much more than approval from a love interest."

"I don't want a high-stress, p. I don't want to bring my work home with me. I don't want to spend more time at work than I do with my partner, because, surprisingly enough, I got into the relationship because I like spending time with her! Unpopular Opinion, Minimum Wage, Part Time Jobs, Career, Stress, Bring It On, Relationship, Carrera, Psychological Stress

UNPOPULAR OPINION: I Have a Minimum-Wage Job and I Don't Want a Career

"I don't want a high-stress, stuck-in-the-office-until-9 p.m. job. I don't want to bring my work home with me. I don't want to spend more time at work than I do with my partner, because, surprisingly enough, I got into the relationship because I like spending time with her!"

I’m Tired of Straight Male Doms Invading the Kink Community Unpopular Opinion, Im Tired, White Man, Conversation, Freedom, I Am Awesome, Middle, Community, Group

I’m Tired of Straight Male Doms Invading the Kink Community

"There is one breed of individual that is ruining my good time, a group that has shaped the conversation members of the kink community can actually have and limited our freedom of expression. That group is, of course, the middle-aged, straight, white men."

"The truth of my helplessness has festered in my body like a noxious disease and erupted in the checkout line at Target. I snap after a white woman steps in front of me. Unpopular Opinion, Im Scared, White Women, Sons, Target, Woman, My Son, Women, Boys

Alton Sterling Is My Son, and I'm Scared as Hell

"The truth of my helplessness has festered in my body like a noxious disease and erupted in the checkout line at Target. I snap after a white woman steps in front of me."

"America is not for me, even though I am a white woman raised in an upper-middle-class neighborhood, who attended "baby Ivy" schools, who works hard and wants to work hard, for myself and my children and to make this world a better place. Ivy Schools, Upper Middle Class, Unpopular Opinion, My Children, Work Hard, The Neighbourhood, It Works, Things To Think About, America

America Is Not for Us: Thoughts From a Newly Single Working Mother

"America is not for me, even though I am a white woman raised in an upper-middle-class neighborhood, who attended "baby Ivy" schools, who works hard and wants to work hard, for myself and my children and to make this world a better place."

"That is the reality of being black in America. However, that doesn’t make me insensitive to the difficulty and dangers of being a police officer. Unpopular Opinion, Police Officer, I Can, Politics, African, Thoughts, Country, Words, Quotes

I Can Support Police Officers AND Admit There’s a Problem with the Way African-Americans Are Policed in This Country

"That is the reality of being black in America. However, that doesn’t make me insensitive to the difficulty and dangers of being a police officer."

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UNPOPULAR OPINION: Can We Stop Saying “First World Problems" All The Time?

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While I agree that English is being appropriated as a language for global understanding and learning it opens a lot of doors for people, it is a system of inequality that put it there in the first place. Unpopular Opinion, Study Abroad, Teaching English, Healthy Relationships, This Or That Questions, Learning, Language, Doors, People

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Teaching English Abroad Is Neocolonialism

After teaching English in a former French colony, I struggled with the question of whether I was participating in a sort of re-colonization of a...

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Sorry Privileged White Ladies, But Emma Watson Isn’t A "Game Changer" For Feminism. Positioning men as the saviors of oppressed women isn’t productive, and devalues the work that feminists have been doing for decades. Emma Watson Speech, Unpopular Opinion, Game Changer, Ladies Day, Celebrity News, Feminism, Equality, Things To Think About, Gender

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Sorry Privileged White Ladies, But Emma Watson Isn’t A "Game Changer" For Feminism

When I woke up yesterday, my Facebook feed was buzzing with the news of Emma Watson’s “groundbreaking speech.” On September 20, Watson used an...

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UNPOPULAR OPINION: Your Orgasm Is Your Own Responsibility

I was a late bloomer when it came to having sex with other people, though I took to masturbation like a natural, once I found my parents' stash of...

UNPOPULAR OPINION: I Think JK Rowling Is Right about Hermione and Ron: #xoJane #xoUnpopularOpinion #harrypotter #hpseries #ronandhermione #romance Ron And Hermione, Harry Potter Hermione, Harry Potter Movies, Hogwarts, Rupert Grint, Bonnie Wright, Unpopular Opinion, Men Casual, It Cast

UNPOPULAR OPINION: I Think JK Rowling Is Right about Hermione and Ron

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Magic 8 Ball: With 20 possible answers, 10 positive, 5 neutral and 5 negative, it would take approximately 72 questions to receive all 20 answers. I totally loved mine! Magic 8 Ball, Unpopular Opinion, Popular Toys, Life Decisions, The Secret History, Classic Toys, Cool Toys, Color Schemes, Neutral

UNPOPULAR OPINION: Facebook's "Maybe" Option Is Rude

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