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Don Lemon and Unwed Mothers | The Feminist Wire

The trope of unwed-mothers-as-social-disease is both unsupported with any real evidence and dangerous to the well-being of many mothers and children. Yet it is a popular trope because it serves the rich, white, male power structure. It perpetuates the notion that the poor are poor because of their own moral failings. Therefore, in the absurdity of a capitalist society in which a few have much more than they need and many have far less, the masses are kept in submission with the myth that people are where they deserve to be

Don Lemon and Unwed Mothers | The Feminist Wire.

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Written by uocemagna

August 17, 2013 at 3:37 pm

Posted in Parenting, Sexism

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