1984: Was a Warning, not a Manual


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Graphic showing percentage of women in parliament by in a variety of countries; Rwanda becomes the first country to elect a majority of women to parliament. MCT 2008 


Movie poster advertises 'The Birth of a Nation' directed by D.W. Griffith, 1915.

Movie poster advertises ‘The Birth of a Nation’ directed by D.W. Griffith, 1915.

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Airband started before the 1980s

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80s Music Therapy: Frankie Says RELAX

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The 80s as to the 50s


80s Teensploitation: Totally Excellent Dude-Off

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80s Music: The Second British New Age Wave

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the 1980s were for Queers as the 50s were for hets, and the 70s were when hets queeredbowie and mercury Under pressure David_Bowie_Annie_Lennox_FM_Tribute_Concert-557883094



ONJ and Rick Springfield should duet: Aussie Pop

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ElvisWorld: BioPic 80s vs BioPic 2000s

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80s Movies: Kevin Bacon

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1980s Retro Pinback Button Lesbian Gay Pride Amusing “dip me in honey & throw me to the lesbians” pinback button

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80s Movies: Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

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The Zombie Apocalypse

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ZAing The 80s

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Remember the 80s?



The 1980s: Reagan Did It

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80s Power Ballads: “I’ve Never Been to Me”

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80s Movie Couples Slide Through Genres

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80s Punkploitation Flicks: RepoMan

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80s Movies: reinventing the Teen Date Horror Flick

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80s Rocksploitation: La Bamba

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if it is really 2016, why does it seem like the 1980s again?


Russia/China cold warring it via Middle Eastern Nations…..Justin-Trudeau-Because-Its-2015reagan_taliban

I remember being taught in school that we shouldn’t look down on cultures or people from them

but I think this is incorrect, we shouldn’t look down on people, only cultures that hold them down

as a women growing up in Canada, being told to be glad that I had 1970s and earlier feminist rights so to no think poorly of men in other nations who hide their women and do not let them participate is not exactly an embracing of cultures, eh?


besides, I only had rights as long as I was assumed heterosexual and I lost them all when I came out as a lesbian in 1993, after my university and college years….

so rights really only mean it’s a right when it’s granted, not when it;s demanded or asserted, but as a given – an entitlement of being a good citizen.


You Date Who they Date

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