The Influence Of Feminism In The Media

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Feminism is a word that has been given a bad name over time. Today in media we have made fun of it and have even come up with a counter word to mock everything feminism stands for: meninism. Feminism is the advocacy of a women rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to man. Why stop there? Every man and woman needs to be able to have the same rights everywhere. Many men and woman are oppressed because of the lack of feminism today. Feminism would affect millions all over the world including males, and transgender. Objectification of a woman’s body, school dress codes, rape cases, transgender issues, and even males who have dealt with the oppressions of today’s society, all play into the factors regarding to feminism. Issues such as the rights to a woman’s own body, the right for both genders to wear whatever they like, and the right to be with whoever still need to be addressed and fixed. The article Feminism also
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The music we listen to, magazines, billboards, news, and even on the streets all somehow objectify a woman’s body. We show so much of the naked female body that it is normal for young girls to think it’s alright. All the media effects how we see and treat women and young girls. Slangs like “thot” and “hoe” are used so much to describe young women that people don’t even blink twice when hearing these words. Our media is a huge part of the over sexualized society. We use music to describe and show obscene visions of the female body and expose young children to sexual situations. Movies also play a part of the young exposure. Magazines normalize an unhealthy look for women and sometimes show more skin than a playboy. All those media over sexualizing young women make it an everyday thing to see a naked female body but also makes it incredibly hard for young women to express how they would like to

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