Tag: #SocialConstruct

RAPE CULTURE

WHAT IS THIS I have written about this in the past, but for this topic I want to cover where it may have come from in society. Because I grew up never hearing about this phrase until I became an adult. So, to me,… Continue Reading “RAPE CULTURE”

TAKING A KNEE: WHY IS THERE STILL A STARK DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WHITE AND BLACK SENTIMENT ON NFL PROTEST

“In protest of…..” on one knee Ever since former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick got down on one knee during an NFL game to protest police brutality in America during the national anthem, the anthem protest has taken on a life of its own. It… Continue Reading “TAKING A KNEE: WHY IS THERE STILL A STARK DIFFERENCE BETWEEN WHITE AND BLACK SENTIMENT ON NFL PROTEST”

TRICKERY: HOW WE TRICK EACH OTHER TO TALK AND BEHAVE A CERTAIN WAY

“The games we play.” tricks Very few times in American history have the United States had to deal with social strife like today. Everyone is so sensitive and everyone wants to be heard in some shape or form. And when people feel like they’re… Continue Reading “TRICKERY: HOW WE TRICK EACH OTHER TO TALK AND BEHAVE A CERTAIN WAY”

ALL EXCLUSIVITY: THE REAL FACE OF AMERICA’S INCLUSIVE NATURE

“We are all created equal, yet access is not.” In American society today, we always preach that we are this fair and balanced nation. We are all created equal in the eyes of God. And we push the idea that we are an all… Continue Reading “ALL EXCLUSIVITY: THE REAL FACE OF AMERICA’S INCLUSIVE NATURE”

TRUTH BE TOLD: DO WOMEN REALLY WANT US ALL THE TIME?

“Do they really want us like we think they do?” When observing monogamous relationships, we seem to think that it is men and not women who have a hard time being tied down. But, who’s to say that women really want to be with… Continue Reading “TRUTH BE TOLD: DO WOMEN REALLY WANT US ALL THE TIME?”

BLACKOUT: NEGATIVE CONNOTATIONS FOR ANYTHING BLACK

“Why are all bad things synonymous with the color Black?” From Black cats to outer space. Anything that is attached to the color Black is connected to negativity. Where did all of this come from? Who decided that this would be the definition for… Continue Reading “BLACKOUT: NEGATIVE CONNOTATIONS FOR ANYTHING BLACK”

Social Illusions

“White Privilege is a real fallacy.”   What is the held definition for what White Privilege means? The meaning for this is the privilege afforded to one group of people that is not similarly given to another group. One group may be given the benefit of… Continue Reading “Social Illusions”

What’s Black and White?

Recently in the news, the topic of race and racism has popped it’s head once again. Let’s first be clear, Race is the classification of a species with similar physical characteristics. We as humans are one race that belong to the same group. Now… Continue Reading “What’s Black and White?”