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Stereotype Threat

Contribution by Rohini Rau Stereotype Threat I just came across this term while googling Stereotype and was quite surprised at how relevant a topic it is. What is Stereotype threat?Stereotype threat is a situational predicament in which people are or feel themselves to be at risk of confirming negative stereotypes about their social group. Basically…

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What’s your stereotype?

Written and Photographed by Harrison France “I asked different people (fellow students and family members) to each think of a personal stereotype. Inspired by photographer Gillian Wearing, I photographed my subjects holding signs in front of them with their stereotype written in large handwriting. I selected the best 29 photographs and put them into a…

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Feminism for Dummies

A little while back (not sure when), Shailene Woodley, Star of Divergent and The Fault in Our Stars said in an interview that she wasn’t a feminist because  she “liked men too much”. Being a feminist myself, I was pretty annoyed with her complete ignorance. But what annoyed me even more was people not understanding…

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