Men Explain Things to Me, Rebecca Solnit
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Rebecca Solnit

Men Explain Things to Me

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the society of strangers, the republic of the streets, the experience of being anonymous and free that big cities invented.
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Researchers point out that people tend to take any information as confirmation of their mental models. We are by nature optimists, if optimism means that we believe we see the world as it is. And under the influence of a plan, it’s easy to see what we want to see.
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“The future is dark, which is the best thing the future can be, I think,” Virginia Woolf wrote in her journal on January 18, 1915
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There are other ways women have been made to disappear. There is the business of naming. In some cultures women keep their names, but in most their children take the father’s name, and in the English-speaking world until very recently, married women were addressed by their husbands’ names, prefaced by Mrs. You stopped, for example, being Charlotte Brontë and became Mrs. Arthur Nicholls. Names erased a woman’s genealogy and even her existence.
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But explaining men still assume I am, in some sort of obscene impregnation metaphor, an empty vessel to be filled with their wisdom and knowledge.
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Nieturnerhat Zitat gemachtvor 3 Jahren
Violence is one way to silence people, to deny their voice and their credibility, to assert your right to control over their right to exist.
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