Privilege in Action [Series] Accept Your Privilege Once you have a basic grasp on the system of privilege, the next step is one simple self-realization: Chances are, your reading that has made you feel defensive. What you need to realize is that we all have privilege to some degree: Learn to Listen Rather Than Speak This one is a lot harder than it sounds, and I say this as someone who loves speaking and voicing her opinion on things. When you enter a minority space, you need to realize that this is their soapbox, not yours.
"Check my what?" On privilege and what we can do about it
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We will see how the men respond with this post. As I committed, a companion post is warranted. Guys, we injure our wife. All of us do. We are different and the way we respond to our wife often causes injury. We should strive to learn our spouse…and do better…understanding our differences — communicating better — injuring less. I wish I could say I never did any of these, but this would be a lie.
Twenty-six things a perfect guy would do, and other propaganda disseminated by misguided women. Someone recently sent me an email titled 26 things a perfect guy would do. I thought "hmm, nobody could possibly send me anything so stupid, it can't possibly be as dumb as it sounds. The email was just as advertised: I never thought I'd ever read anything that would induce my gag reflex so quickly, and this is after having read the details of an anal prolapse that a friend sent me tonight.
Can't Have It Both Ways Chapter 2 The three stood there and watched as Madam Pomfrey headed straight for Ron, McGonagall seemed to deliberate before deciding Poppy could handle the situation and moved in their direction while Dumbledore and Snape could hardly wait to get to them. The sight of these three heading in her direction had Luna actually shaking but she was determined to stand by the two Gryffindors, she was also unaccustomed to being the centre of attention and was sure her housemates would make her pay for it later. Harry kept his face straight, "I'm sorry sir but I have no idea what you're talking about. I really would appreciate you having some proof before you accuse me of lying, sir. Just be a man and admit it.