Yo, remember that huge list of social justice resources I mentioned that I was working on?
Well, it’s up!
Feel free to use this for your own education, to refer newbies, and so on. Share it widely. Hopefully it’ll help people.
And, of course, it will be getting updated constantly and I’d love to get recommendations for articles, websites, books, and other stuff to add. Some of the sections are still woefully sparse, so if any of those are subjects that you particularly care about, please share your favorite resources.
Otherwise, there’s more explanation over on the linked post, so go read that if you’re interested.
Men’s rights activists (MRAs) would have you believe that feminism is sexist against men because feminists don’t care about issues that affect men, such as restrictive gender roles, circumcision, sexual violence against men, the military draft, and custody rights.
That always seemed like a strange argument to me because, as a female feminist, I care about these issues quite a lot, and so do all of my feminist friends of all genders.
But of course, that’s circumstantial evidence. So I decided to make this list of articles about men’s issues written by feminists. Most of these aren’t some sort of niche feminists, either–the articles on this list come from well-known outlets like Feministing, Feministe, RH Reality Check, and Alas, A Blog.
(A note: it took me and two friends about fifteen minutes to make this list over two pages long. That should speak for itself.)
I’ve also compiled it into a Google Doc, which you can access here. I will keep updating it!
Hopefully others will find this useful in countering MRAs who claim that feminists just don’t care about men.