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Unformatted text preview: demonstrated in the Little Sister-Big Brother relationship. Little Sisters are associated with the fraternities but not officially a part of them. They are solely for social purposes, providing Big Brothers sexual pleasure and entertainment. I find the recruitment process disgusting and horrific. The fraternity’s entire structure is immoral and detrimental. In Gloria Steinem’s “Supremacy Crimes”, hate crimes committed by white males are reevaluated and renamed. She points out that serial murders committed by this group are largely unprovoked and malicious. Their killings are for no feasible gain “except [for] the need to say, ‘I’m superior because I can kill.’” Her article emphasizes the white male hegemony, which causes us to fail to note gender and race factors in mass murders by white males. This “superiority” is definitely scary because it empowers white males to think this way....
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- Fall '08
- Sociology, white males, fraternities