Philosophy Talk: Misogyny and Gender Inequality | KALW - philosophy and sexual inequality

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This week we're thinking about misogyny and gender inequality. All over the world, men enjoy power and privilege relative to women.

With all the advances women have made, why does gender inequality still persist?​ With the recent #MeToo viral campaign, along with the wave of prominent male figures toppled for being serial sexual harassers or worse, the topic of misogyny has come into sharp focus.

The notion of 'gender equality', then, does not make sense to . This line of thought has been extremely influential in feminist philosophy.

diametrically opposed positions on the topic of gender or sexual equality, the two authors only by studying these two philosophers that we can understand the.

[1] If academic philosophy wants to demonstrate its usefulness to students and the public, thoughtful engagement of the topic of gender should.