Antinuclear

Australian news, and some related international items

Misogyny in the nuclear weapons world inspired this female expert to take action

discussion of nuclear weapons is informed by and perpetuates toxic gender norms. In this world, strength, force, rationality, and destruction are masculine. Things like weapon design, targeting, and nuclear strategy fall into this category. Weakness, emotion, the very concept of peace, and the human costs of nuclear weapons are feminine.

 

December 16, 2019 - Posted by | General News

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