misandry

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mis·an·dry

(mis'an-drē),
Aversion to or hatred of men.
[G. miseō, to hate, + anēr, andros, male]

misandry

(mĭ-săn′drē)
n.
Hatred or mistrust of men.

mi·san′drist n.

mis·an·dry

(mis'an-drē)
Aversion to or hatred of men.
[G. miseō, to hate, + anēr, andros, male]

misandry

(mis'an-dre) [Gr. miso, hatred, + andros, man]
Aversion to or hatred of males.
See: misogyny
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Politicians, pundits, and academicians fall in line with the PC police, to denounce all "conservatives" as evil hate-mongers, while ignoring, or playing down the blatant, racism, sexism, anti-male, anti-Christian, anti-capitalism, and anti-American pronouncements, and violent actions of the "radical left."
Her review is interesting, not for the pro-abortion sound bites or the warmed-over anti-male "feminism," but what she concedes or misses.
"It's difficult for me to call myself a feminist in the classic sense because it seems to be very anti-male and it certainly seems to be very pro-abortion.
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Created at the request of numerous colleagues for a book that addressed the practical needs and concerns of men in nursing, the book presents career paths available in nursing along with a consideration of their financial benefits, job security, personal fulfillment, and strategies for dealing with a rigorous nursing curriculum compounded by the challenges of anti-male sentiment that is sometimes present.