The election of Donald Trump as America’s 45th President is terrifying for many reasons. The American people have voted in a known misogynist and racist who throughout his campaign continuously spewed hatred at every marginalized community. When a leopard shows you his spots you should believe him.
Ghanaians are calling for the resignation of an MP after he said adulterous women should be stoned to death. Ghanaian society does not expect a man to be faithful to his wife (or even wives); but infidelity in women is not tolerated.
The word cougar in its current cultural context sends me into paroxysms of rage. A woman who dates or has sex with a younger man is a cougar and a man who dates younger women is a what? For the older woman there is a strong sense of societal disapproval.