Brief Misc. News & Views on Gender Issues

When ranking their happiness during daily activities, mothers report being more happy eating, exercising, shopping, napping, or watching TV than when spending time with their children.” More… So why, pray tell, do divorce judges award mothers custody in the huge majority of cases?

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A sampling of what went on at a conference of the National Organization for Women in Tampa, Florida:

In one panel, women were taught to sue their employers, whom they called ‘old white men,’ over every minor or trivial offense. If you don’t have a case, the attorney on the panel advised, ‘Don’t worry, we can get very creative.’” Source

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Prostate cancer gets the lion’s share of attention when men’s health is the topic of discussion, in large part because so many men are living with it. Far less is heard about lung cancer, but it kills more men each year in the United States than any other cancer.” More

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Currently, the worldwide life expectancy for all people is 64.3 years but for males it’s 62.7 years and for females life expectancy is 66 years, a difference of more than three years. The sex difference ranges from four to six years in North America and Europe to more than 13 years between men and women in Russia.” More… And see a very attractive chart here.

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According to the American Anthropological Association, about 200 women kill their children in the United States each year.” More in “Mothers who kill their children aren’t so uncommon”…. Feminists and the mainstream media focus like a laser on not reporting about this domestic violence or even labeling it as such.

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The most dangerous situation for a woman is not an unknown man in the street, or even the enemy in wartime, but a husband or lover in the isolation of their home.” -Gloria Steinem in Revolution from Within: A Book of Self-Esteem

Steinem failed to explain that were the world outside the home not far more dangerous for men, the most dangerous situation for a man, too, would be a spouse or lover in the isolation of their home. 

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