1st rule of misogyny: Women are responsible for what men do.
2nd rule of misogyny: Women saying no to men is a hate crime.
3rd rule of misogyny: Women speaking for themselves are exclusionary and selfish.
4th rule of misogyny: Women’s opinions are violence against men thus male violence against women is justified.
5th rule of misogyny: Women and Feminism must be useful to men or they are worthless.
6th rule of misogyny: Women who go around being female AT men by menstruating and breastfeeding babies deserve punishment.
7th rule of misogyny: Women should always be grateful to men for everything.
8th rule of misogyny: Men are whatever men say they are and women are whatever men say they are.
9th rule of misogyny: Men always know the “real reasons” for everything women do and say.
10th rule of misogyny: The worst thing about male violence is that it makes men look bad.
11th rule of misogyny: Basic pattern recognition skills are cruel and evil when they hurt men’s feelings.
12th rule of misogyny: Whatever women suffer from, men suffer from more.
13th rule of misogyny: Women are not oppressed! Rape and catcalling and objectification are all compliments, not oppression.
14th rule of misogyny: Women have all the rights they need: The right to remain silent.
Let Us Know When Inclusive Means Men are De-Centered and Silenced Too
Yea Virginia, There is Really is Female Oppression All Over the World(video)
Your friends are wrong. Sex-based oppression and abuse isn’t a fairytale or make-believe story. Your friends who choose to believe that sex-based oppression and violence against females doesn’t exist. We can’t hope it away. We can’t wish it away. We have to confront it by confronting it and taking action.