Posts tagged "values"

What Do You Do When The Things You Love Don’t Match Up With Your Politics?

I already knew, without acknowledging it, exactly, that Kurt Vonnegut and women were an awkward mix at best. Kurt Vonnegut didn’t write women well -- he wrote women who weren’t fully people, exactly, but more a physical manifestation of the mystery women seemed to him to be. It’s not to say that he didn’t get…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 12, 2014

Dear Wendy: “Is Misogyny A Dealbreaker?”

I'm engaged to a wonderful, hardworking, intelligent guy. He makes me laugh, is always there for me, and I even get along well with his parents. The only problem is that he has some misogynistic beliefs that really bother me. He's from a very traditional culture where women marry young and tend to stay at…
By: Wendy Atterberry / March 15, 2010