Eating Meat Perpetuates “Hegemonic Masculinity”, Professor Says

A Pennsylvania State University sociology professor recently argued that eating meat perpetuates “hegemonic masculinity” and “gender hegemony.”

In the most recent issue of the Journal of Feminist Geography, professor Anne DeLessio-Parson argues that “hegemonic masculinity implies an imperative to eat meat” and that this helps reify other power hierarchies as well.

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  • Dana Garcia

    I just finished a yummy meatloaf sammich, but I’m not feeling very hegemonic.

  • Millie_Woods
    • canminuteman

      There is nothing wrong with eating more fish. A plate of deep fried halibut, chips and mushy peas can’t be beat.

      • Millie_Woods

        Gotta be deep fried!

    • felis gracilis

      The cucumbers are a nice vegetarian touch!

      • Watchman

        Only as long as they were only used as decorations. 😉

  • ontario john

    Wanting to eat meat is obviously a colonial attitude. I hope little Justin has that on his list of apologies.

  • canminuteman

    She says that like its a bad thing. If it wasn’t for hegemonic masculinity she’d still be living in a cave, eating bugs and roots and dying in child birth at thirteen years old.

  • mobuyus

    Let the left eat bum-hole meat.

  • Thomas Henderson

    Is she saying snowflakes and barbecues don’t get along?

  • simus1

    So Argentina started letting in crazy foreign commie female perfessers in back when they had a lefty wacko female pres? Suppose it had to happen ……………

  • Editor

    “Social science” is an oxymoron and this professor is a plain, everyday moron.

    • simus1

      Sociology – the “Dumb Class” for marxism fans who just can’t keep up.

      • David Murrell

        There is a book — maybe written 20 years ago — called “What’s Wrong With Sociology?” — written by a dissident sociologist with a neoconservative viewpoint. Anyways, one of the contributing chapters deals with the fact that — of all the disciplines at university — sociology majors have the lowest entry marks and SAT scores (tied with education majors, which we can agree are dumb students as well).

  • BillyHW

    LOL #NobelPrizesSoMale!

  • Hard Little Machine

    I’m a vagitarian

    • just_one_Sewer Rat_guy

      Sorry.. lol

    • Watchman

      Wait, are you saying that only gay guys eat meat? ;–)

  • Dave

    A prime example of not getting enough proteins to the brain.

  • vwVwwVwv

    Hegemonic Masculinity, hmmm this sounds sooooo goooood,
    I get me more meat today.

  • vwVwwVwv

    I think, if she wouldn’t be shy to admit, she would love to have some good Masculine Hegemony for sure, but she is to dumb, ugly and PC for this.

  • just_one_Sewer Rat_guy
  • Tooth&Claw

    Dear Professor,
    You’re off your nut, seek help and grab a burger and shake. You’ll feel better.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      Professor needs to have a coke and a smile and shut the fuck up.

  • Observer

    Does she support historical figures who were vegetarians, like Adolf Hilter?

    • Jay Harper

      He would have to be a Non-smoking, non-drinking animal lover and Socialist as well. Oh, wait.

    • Watchman

      No, because like Communists excusing every attempt at Communism as ‘not real Communism’, Adolf Hitler was not a true Vegetarian.

  • Manual Paleologos

    Hegemonic masculinity? I am a straight, White, cis male. The whole world is my urinal. No go make me a ham sandwich.

  • felis gracilis

    This prof’s alimentary canal must be reversed because she is regurgitating shit. And no doubt some of her snowflake students are eating it.
    Seriously, taxpayers fund universities to produce this kind of crap. Meanwhile our public infrastructure is crumbling, our military is underfunded, our public safety is compromised and our justice system is dysfunctional. All in spite of the outrageous levels of taxation to which we are subjected.

  • A Hamilton Guy

    Well: Just another efing idiot.