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This is a particular brand of rape culture, men acting as if women are overreacting, as if men don’t have the basic social skills to know the difference between wanted and unwanted advances, as if women simply setting boundaries is “cramping their style” and “emasculating” them, as if the rules of respecting women are super confusing, so confusing that they’re supposedly forcing men not to interact with us altogether.”
I think men are insecure, afraid of being rejected. They can’t control a woman’s sexuality and that scares them.
From an early age, women are told, ‘don’t do this, don’t do that, don’t go here, don’t go there.’ Men are not told the same, so they grow up thinking that’s their birth right. And we grow up thinking we have no rights.”
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