Answer each of the questions below in short-answer format. Write your responses in complete sentences. Your answers to each question should include two to three paragraphs (125 – 250 words).
What is the cult of the virgin, and what problems are associated with it?
Name three ways sexuality is racialized in the United States.
Look on the Internet to find three feminist organizations that take opposing points of view on pornography. What are the organizations? What do they say about pornography? About censorship? How do they criticize feminists of alternative opinions?
Describe the “fag discourse” and the fear of the fag identity. What are the consequences of this behavior?
Explain “symbolic annihilation” and how it promotes a patriarchal gender system. What message does this send to boys and girls? How could this be addressed in the education system?