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Lincoln University Pres. Robert R. Jennings tells female students, faculty, and staff that they only get sexually assaulted "if they allow it to happen." He also tells them that black men just want to "use them" and will only marry "the girl wearing the long dress down the hall." This was recorded in Sept. 2014 at a convocation for "women only."

from Economix Blog

The End of Men, Revisited

Nancy Folbre on the End of Men, with AAUW study and shoutouts to Philip Cohen's blog postings at Family Inequality. A great post that points out serious interpretive mistakes.

Stuff Men Say to Men Who Say Stuff to Women on the Street.

Garage Magazine Editor-In-Chief Dasha Zhukova Sits On A 'Black Woman' Chair In Shocking Editorial

This engrossing PBS documentary describes the Navajo gender system, which includes four genders. Women are the first gender because Navajo is a matrilineal society - known as "asdzaan" (feminine woman). Men are the "hastiin" ("masculine man"). Nádleehi (feminine man) are born biologically male but function as girl/woman; and dilbaa (masculine woman) who were born biologically female but function as male. Link via pamalamela.tumblr... #sociology #gender

from The New Yorker

Meet Shingy, AOL’s “Digital Prophet”

AOL pays Shingy a six-figure salary for “watching the future take shape across the vast online landscape.” Andrew Marantz reports.

"Homophobia: The Fear That Gay Men Will Treat You The Way You Treat Women"

Hanna Rosin says men are on their way down, and women are rising. Stephanie Coontz says it’s not that simple. Listen to their discussion on ONPOINT, entitled "Women Rising."