If you are a man and you learn about the thousands of years of oppression against women which has culminated in truly hazardous social conditions for them in the present day, and your first reaction is “men have problems too”, then I ask you to take a moment to truly reflect on your position, and why you feel the need to make women’s struggle about you.
Dignity, Pride and Shame
Your dignity is something you were born with and you will die with it. Your pride is something that comes and goes. Shame is the flip side of pride. Dignity is essential to life. Pride is extra. Shame is extra. When you are aware of your dignity, you don’t need pride and shame…