11 Times Gender Norms Got The Middle Finger in 2015 – MTV

You really should check out this look at MTV’s look at the 11 times gender norms got the finger. Here’s an excerpt from the opening paragraphs of the article by Rae Paoletta


2015 was a glorious year for clapping back at gender confines. -- Photo via MTV

Gender is a construct, and should be treated as such.

This year, it was pretty badass to see how many times restrictive gender norms were wholeheartedly told to f–k off. From Ruby Rose’s EMA intro to the Disney Store making its Halloween costumes gender nonspecific, this was a good year for progress (and a really bad year to be a bigoted asshole).

So as 2015 comes to a close, let’s look back on some of the most memorable “F-you’s” to gender norms from the past 12 months:

Continue reading and check out the 11 times gender norms got the finger here at MTV:


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