By Hanna Rosin
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Extra info for Are Men Obsolete?: The Munk Debate on Gender
I think that we are heading toward a nanny state mentality where we cater to social needs now and believe there is no necessity for us to remain vigilant about the future. I’m very concerned. HANNA ROSIN: So what would you have us do? Just plug the men’s ears and pretend it’s not happening? ” CAMILLE PAGLIA: No, I want to build up men’s sense of masculine identity again. I want to liberate education. I think that our primary school system is constructed like a prison and that it teaches absolutely nothing except socially approved trendy thoughts.
She is rightly known for her “take no prisoners” debating style and her uncanny ability to marshal an encyclopedic knowledge of history, popular culture, religion, and politics to her arguments. With the proverbial table set, the debate featured some of the most lively and provocative points, counterpoints, and exchanges in the history of the series. ” Rather, what matters for Hanna is the trend of rising economic success by women and what this foretells for the future of female representation and influence in traditionally male-dominated professions.
You keep saying, these guys are hurting, and you hope that maybe one day somebody will do something about it. I always talk about Germany because Germany has this great respect for the dudes who can make the perfect excellent refrigerator. I wish we had such great respect for those dudes. CAITLIN MORAN: We keep repeating the same economic cycle over and over again, based on debt and the idea of an infinitely expanding economy, which, logically, cannot be. We also have this belief that progress is always linear, but it often isn’t the case.
Are Men Obsolete?: The Munk Debate on Gender by Hanna Rosin