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Of course we should strive for an equal society and respect each other and work to live together free of gender-based hatred and yeah yeah yeah. Read this manifesto it’s short then consider how just about everything Solanas says has exact parallels in misogynistic discourse. After an hour or so of looking at various ecum that made no sense, I picked up the “SCUM Manifesto” by Valerie Solanas janifiesto purchased it, because it was cheap and I liked the girl’s hat on the cover.

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I suspect the work was a cathartic move for Solanas. Ma Why are manifestos so often written by crazies? Object of the satire could be misogynist discourse i. Archived from the original on 31 January Plus it’s not like murderous male rage isn’t everywhere either. It is at the same time a vicious sexist rant and a crafty socio-political satire. Unorthodox Ideas for a New Millennium.

Valerie Jean Solanas was an American radical feminist writer best known for shooting the artist Andy Warhol in I didn’t know it was possible for me to be unable to critic something beca “The male is completely egocentric, trapped inside himself, incapable of empathizing or identifying with others, or love, friendship, affection of tenderness. Archived from the original on July 26, SCUM was the voice of those women, like Valerie, an enraged, impoverished loner-lesbian, outside any group or any society, who were the rejected, the dregs, the refuse, the outcast.


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I finally found my dorm, flopped the box of records onto the floor, and left again, because my roommate was watching football, which was confusing and upsetting to me. I then began carrying the two unbelievably heavy and cumbersome cardboard boxes full of records across campus in acum I prayed was the general direction of my dorm, stopping only to abandon one of the boxes in the middle of the commuter parking lot unfortunately it was the box with “Flesh and Blood” in it.

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Solanas then accuses men of turning the world into a “shitpile” and presents a long list of grievances. I am glad that someone told me to read this as satire, but that still didn’t quite help. The Rhetoric of Radical Feminism: Tap into your justified rage now and let Solanas bring you a few good laughs The Aims of Valerie Solanas.

A tiny thing that weirded me out was how normal it’d have sounded if the essay was gender swapped; it could easily be an anti-women propaganda. I mean, I knew what I was getting into when I bought this but still, there’s a difference between knowing something and seeing it through my own glasses.

Mar 30, Pat Schakelvoort rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: The word “SCUM” is used in the text in reference to a certain type of women, not to men. Now reconsider my opening paragraph, composed of stuff Solanas says about men in this manifesto. A Reader Mountain View, Calif.: I once got into manifiestl animated discussion over beer about this book. SCUM Manifesto is a one woman battle cry that roars LOUDLY in its beliefs and sheer mnaifiesto in what should be done to reinstute women to their rightful place in the hierarchy of society.

Feminist critic Germaine Greer said mxnifiesto Solanas argued that both genders were separated from their humanity [49] and that men want to be like women. This seemed, somehow, the most logical step, though apparently nobody told any of my friends this, and if asked where I’d gotten the idea, I likely would have replied “I am going to college!


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And I’m sure not many people would have bat an eye. He does this by “constantly seeking out, fraternizing with and trying to live through and fuse with the female. Her outlandish claims about biology that bear a rigid gender essentialism may be off-putting for some, and rightfully so, but some of us see through it.

It pretty obvious that Solanas herself didn’t take her manifest literally as manifiezto would admit to it in her more lucid moments I walked around campus, got lost, and sat on a bench, to look through a campus newspaper I’d found, and contemplate suicide.

She makes exactly zero points that aren’t obvious and few that wouldn’t have been obvious at the time.

Scuum by Elizabeth Loverde-Bagwell. Look, here’s the thing. I was asked if any man had ever advocated such violence against women. It’s that a woman, who knows what it feels like to be discriminated against because of one’s gender decides to do the same. I then went to T. It’s beautiful in theory and tragic in reality. If you swapped the gender roles of men and women in this book, you could quickly find the biases manifiestk Reddit comments, on YouTube discussions, on any ‘news comments’ section for any article about feminism, any crypto-fascist beliefs about subduing women, and so forth.