Tag: #socialnorms

AMERISTRUCT: ARE WE WITNESSING A CONSTRUCT COLLAPSE

“It’s only a matter of time before the great reveal.” Growing up in the United States, the social landscape has always involved conversations surrounding race. And I don’t mean the human species when using race, but how it’s socially utilized. In America, the term…

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…

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…

I GOT YOU: DOUBLE STANDARDS OF WOMEN AND MEN IN RELATIONSHIPS

“Ever wonder what happens when we flip the script?” Ever wonder what would happen if there were full on gender role reversals in society? But what about only changing certain aspects of society as it pertains to gender? What about if women had to…

Masculinity: Who Decides What A Man Is?

  “What are the rules really?” All my life I have heard the words coming from people’s mouths about what it means to be a real man. But who decides what that is suppose to mean? Yes, if you are born in this world,…