• saiireddy 10w

    Stay Sexy & Don't Get Murdered

    We talk about how many women were raped last year not about how many men raped women.
    We talk about how many girls in a school district were harassed last year not about how many boys harassed girls.
    We talk about how many teenaged girls pregnant in the state of last year rather than how many men and teenaged boys got girls pregnant.
    So you can see how the use of this passive voice has political effect. It shifts the focus off men and boys and onto girls and women.
    Even the word term Violence against women is problematic. it's a passive construction.
    There's no active agent in sentence.
    It's a bad thing happens to women.
    It's a bad thing happens to women.
    But when you look at the term Violence against women, nobody is doing it to them .it just happens!!
    " Men aren't even a part of it ."
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