posted on May, 20 2013 @ 09:39 AM
Okay, I’ve got a burr under my saddle and its driving me nuts.
I am sick and tired of reading threads about how women are the root of all mankind’s problems. Can’t get a date? It’s because those darn women
won’t give you the time of day…never mind the fact that you ooze disdain for women with every word. Society’s going to the dogs? It’s the
fault of those darn women. How dare they want equal pay for equal work. How dare they have the audacity to want to live a life where they make their
Honestly, what gives, ATS? We’re supposed to be denying ignorance and moving past this grade school mentality. Why are there so many threads
blaming women OR men for all the evils in our society?
It’s the same as arguing that all Muslims are evil terrorists, all Christians deluded fundamentalists, all, all, all. That’s the problem right
there…the word all.
When you categorize an entire group of people by one characteristic, you dehumanize them. And I propose that dehumanization is what leads to rape,
murder, and ultimately, wars.
So please. Take a moment and recognize that people are people. Women, men, Muslims, lesbians, whoever…..we’re all just people.