All posts by unwindthechaos

Trying to write her way into a quiet mind, Dennisse decided to pour her thoughts into a more organized setting, also known as a Blog. She specializes in awkwardness, loves fiction above all, and advocates ardently Feminism, Human Rights and Justice in general.

A Male Dominance Nobody Thinks About

It is quite known that things like street harassment, rape, and salary differences between genders should be discussed, but, what about chivalry? Have you stopped to think about the meaning behind the notions that “men should always pay”, “men need to open the door for their lady”, and “men are stronger, ergo they should always do the heavy work”? Even with a guy we just met, when there isn’t love involved yet, we expect them to behave that way simply because they’re men and we are women. All those actions, disguised as sweet and gentleman like, do nothing but perpetuate the idea that women are weak and should be protected and taken care of and are part of the water that keeps the feminist fire down. The worst part of all is that us women do nothing about it, and even encourage it, because let’s face it, we like it. Continue reading A Male Dominance Nobody Thinks About