Response paper: Everyday Sexism
Minimum 1 page double-spaced
Watch the video and read the readings to answer the questions
In 2012, Laura Bates started the Everyday Sexism Project. Watch the following video in which she discusses the project:
and then look at the Everyday Sexism Project site and read some of the stories people have shared.
What do these help you understand about the nature and prevalence of sexism in society? How does this tie in with our readings for the day (reference at least one reading)? What do you think about the project overall as an example of activism, of a way to bring about change?