I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up…Continue
"Rei.com has very good checklists, but ultimately the "Ten Essentials" are a must. While nature may hold you "tenderly in her arms," she may also bash you over the head with a rock and leave you stranded."
"I have always been fascinated by nature, bushcraft, and pretty much anything outdoors. I had some bad experiences in the past with wildlife and have become a bit jumpy in the woods. I have a four year old daughter who is really enthusiastic about…"
"I'm 35 and have been doing the same. I owe on the house and my student loans finish up in 4 years (Public Service Loan Forgiveness). Other than those two, I have paid everything off... well, thanks to a kidney stone I own a hospital $2k now,…"
I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up in the Baton Rouge area in a small town called Zachary. After high school, I worked construction for a couple years before moving to Lafayette to attend the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now called University of Louisiana...). Geaux Cajuns! I met my significant other in college. She and I…See More
"I know the subdivisions well-enough. The more radical second-wavers and third-wavers have pretty much taken over the dialogue, and poisoned the term 'feminist'. Most everybody believes in equality -- political, social,…"
"Agreed. There is lots of terminology but little concensus on said terminology.
And the closest comparison I can find to illustrate angry militant feminist VS person who believes in women's rights is straight edge VS teetotaller. "
"There are also normal men who believe in women's rights, and they also are called "feminists." There are some sub-divisions (eg, first, second, and third-wave; choice feminism). But they're poorly known/understood,…"
""Arguing with crazy people usually isn't worth it, unless you're just in it for the laughs, or there's an audience that might be swayed."
That's what it boils down to. There are crazy feminists and then there are…"