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6 Jessica Valenti: “Intro” & “The Blame (and Shame) Game” from Full-Frontal Feminism Intro: 1. Why did Jessica Vaelnti write Full Frontal Feminism? Bec. She spent a long time feeling confused about why more young women wouldn’t embrace something that was the greatest thing ever 2. What is feminism to most young women? Ugly, un-popular, anti-cool 3. According to Valenti, how does feminism make women’s lives better? Its getting passed the nonsense that says you’re not good enough Blame/Shame Game: 4. What scares Valenti most about rapists? The rapists are the regular guys, who don’t understand they have done anything wrong 5. What have young men in the U.S. been brought up to think? They have open access to women’s bodies and sexulaity 6. What happens once violence against women is normalized? We won’t help to fix it, it is just so regular no one thinks twice 7. What is living by a “rape schedule” like?
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This document was uploaded on 10/27/2011 for the course COMM 288 at UMass (Amherst).

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