tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post197491655352811935..comments2015-03-03T11:29:30.577-05:00Comments on Womanist Musings: I'm Not Sexist, Homophobic Or Racist But...Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comBlogger15125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-6710533643413239902013-03-19T01:42:34.657-04:002013-03-19T01:42:34.657-04:00I think this is among the mоst ѕіgnifіcant info fo...I think this is among the mоst ѕіgnifіcant info foг me.<br />Anԁ i am glаԁ reаding youг агticle.<br />But wаnna remark on fеw general things, The website style is peгfеct, <br />the articles is rеally nicе : D. Good job, cheers<br /><br />Αlѕo visit my ωeb site :: <a href="http://www.contactspoint.com/groups/how-to-purchase-youngsters-clothing-three-guidelines-to-bear-in-mind/" rel="nofollow">Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-28201996013902525782008-06-30T09:27:00.000-04:002008-06-30T09:27:00.000-04:00Julie: "I personally don't see why gays are gettin...Julie: "I personally don't see why gays are getting upset about a question on a sheet when giving blood. It is not just gays that are targeted when giving blood. And AIDS is very relevant. Drugs users and those who have travelled overseas within the last year are also targeted."<BR/><BR/>And how would you feel if you weren't allowed to donate blood because you're a woman, or a POC, or a new Daomadannoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-36623298320015428932008-06-28T12:06:00.000-04:002008-06-28T12:06:00.000-04:00@julie...I created womanist musings for the sake o...@julie...I created womanist musings for the sake of discussion. I know that we cannot always agree but the more people are thinking critically and talking about issues that matter the better. That said feel free to comment at anytime.Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-59797355436598372552008-06-28T12:03:00.000-04:002008-06-28T12:03:00.000-04:00@Renee, I must apologise for coming over the wrong...@Renee, <BR/><BR/>I must apologise for coming over the wrong way. I do have a tendency to do that sometimes. <BR/><BR/>I think you have been great to discuss all this with me and thanx for that. It must be very hard for you to move away from things in the past. <BR/><BR/>I like your network of sites here. I should keep looking around and give you a wee break.juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-62019642340833675122008-06-28T02:18:00.000-04:002008-06-28T02:18:00.000-04:00I am not black but I am brown. I know about discri...<EM>I am not black but I am brown. I know about discrimination.<BR/><BR/>But see what you just did?<BR/><BR/>I tried to help and you threw it in my face that I don't have right to say anything.</EM><BR/>You may have viewed that as trying to help me Julie but the tone was condescending and not said in the approach of an ally. You cannot say to as POC let me teach you about something as a black Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-31599678109108356092008-06-28T02:06:00.000-04:002008-06-28T02:06:00.000-04:00@Renee, I am certain that AIDS is not a gay diseas...@Renee, <BR/><BR/><I>I am certain that AIDS is not a gay disease because heterosexuals get it as well. AIDS is passed through the exchange of bodily fluids. THis means blood, semen, saliva etc. If it were truly just a gay disease you would not have so many sectors of society contracting it. As far as upsetting homosexuals between the two of us on this thread I am sure many more people who juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-90879822723364337442008-06-28T01:46:00.001-04:002008-06-28T01:46:00.001-04:00@ JulieI am certain that AIDS is not a gay disease...@ Julie<BR/>I am certain that AIDS is not a gay disease because heterosexuals get it as well. AIDS is passed through the exchange of bodily fluids. THis means blood, semen, saliva etc. If it were truly just a gay disease you would not have so many sectors of society contracting it. As far as upsetting homosexuals between the two of us on this thread I am sure many more people who identify as gay Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-64401014733933881092008-06-28T01:46:00.000-04:002008-06-28T01:46:00.000-04:00@Renee, I am happy that there is nothing I can tea...@Renee, I am happy that there is nothing I can teach you about being a black woman. <BR/><BR/>I am not black but I am brown. I know about discrimination. <BR/><BR/>But see what you just did?<BR/><BR/>I tried to help and you threw it in my face that I don't have right to say anything.<BR/><BR/>So maybe now you can understand why white people stand back. <BR/><BR/>Are you not as prejudice as I am?juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-550188281522377132008-06-28T01:41:00.000-04:002008-06-28T01:41:00.000-04:00@Renee, aids is not a gay diseaseHow do you know ...@Renee, <BR/><BR/><B> aids is not a gay disease</B><BR/><BR/>How do you know this?<BR/><BR/>Are you not anti gay yourself by not allowing them to own it? <BR/><BR/>Have you any idea how many gays got and died from Aids? <BR/><BR/>Man made this disease and infected gay men. But you want to protect powers that insult them.<BR/><BR/>Why Renee? Are you so certain that Aids is not about being Gay? juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-82011627557354444192008-06-28T01:29:00.000-04:002008-06-28T01:29:00.000-04:00Of course what you say is worthwhile argument. And...<EM>Of course what you say is worthwhile argument. And I think it is better to give the Gay community an agenda to follow such as gay rights with millions of dollars on the whole and tell them that they should fight for their rights to give blood rather than tell them that they should be suing the wealthy, I mean mega wealthy, drug companies for giving them Aids in the first place.</EM><BR/><Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-68729317397038277542008-06-28T01:02:00.000-04:002008-06-28T01:02:00.000-04:00@Renee, That is just the point Julie, AIDS is not ...@Renee, <BR/><BR/><I>That is just the point Julie, AIDS is not a gay disease. It is contracted through the spread of bodily fluids which can just as easily happen during heterosexual sex. Africa has the worlds highest AIDS rate and do you really believe that it is a continent that has the highest ratio of homosexuals?</I><BR/><BR/>Of course what you say is worthwhile argument. And I think it is juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-60996397914565257582008-06-28T00:19:00.000-04:002008-06-28T00:19:00.000-04:00Oh, 100% sure the gay community is suffering from ...<EM>Oh, 100% sure the gay community is suffering from AIDS. And we who are into PC are harming them by ignoring their problem. </EM><BR/>That is just the point Julie, AIDS is not a gay disease. It is contracted through the spread of bodily fluids which can just as easily happen during heterosexual sex. Africa has the worlds highest AIDS rate and do you really believe that it is a continent that Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-40501045678180465782008-06-27T23:56:00.000-04:002008-06-27T23:56:00.000-04:00I am not sure what issue you are dealing with here...<I>I am not sure what issue you are dealing with here but I will comment that it is problematic to center out people that may identify as gay. Sexual orientation is not a natural indicator of caring the aids virus. If something is aimed at the gay community regarding testing it should equally apply to the hetero community. No one group is more or less deviant than the other.</I><BR/><BR/>Oh, 100%juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-83732620447378938252008-06-27T21:30:00.000-04:002008-06-27T21:30:00.000-04:00And I think that even though I have privilege, tho...<EM>And I think that even though I have privilege, those that don't are gaining privilege by taking away my privilege. Which means that they will have more privilege than I will.</EM><BR/><BR/>In this you are making a supposition. The goal of rights movements is to establish equality and at the very least recognition of a shared humanity.<BR/><BR/><EM>I personally don't see why gays are getting Reneehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16388113393817266374noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-3486177601646533834.post-65860534270753953102008-06-27T17:39:00.000-04:002008-06-27T17:39:00.000-04:00This is a real tough one to me. I understand how p...This is a real tough one to me. I understand how people can be hurt by comments or statements or even from a ruling in a group that has a taste of discrimination but I think discrimination can also be important. <BR/><BR/>It has it's place and I think the world is going overboard with what is politically correct in language. <BR/><BR/>I personally don't see why gays are getting upset about a juliehttp://www.blogger.com/profile/16208188439777936253noreply@blogger.com