Sexism is still unfortunately alive and well. I think this comic is an insightful and amusing take on how internet discussions take place. It highlights the important notion that what is most popular is not always the most accurate as well as the fact that sexism is not always completely obvious at first glance.
As a folklorist, one of the areas of human existence I study is material culture. We talk about material culture as culture made material: literally, the objects created by humans that display facets of culture, belief, and worldview. Sometimes we’re [...]
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