“Kindness and Generosity”: Insidious Male Entitlement and the Mask of Male Feminism

“Kindness and Generosity”: Insidious Male Entitlement and the Mask of Male Feminism

Today on The Attitude, Arnie was joined by writer Emily Esfahani Smith to discuss relationships. In a piece for The Atlantic, she proposed the core to a successful relationship is kindness and generosity. I began to think about my past (which, like most people, is a series of ultimately failed relationships), and thought about her proposition. Kindness and generosity is invaluable, and one of the biggest signals of danger to me has been partners who feel entitled (not kind) and are…

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Distractions: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 – Bernie Sanders

Distractions: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 – Bernie Sanders

Today on The Attitude, Arnie had politician and old friend Bernie Sanders join in a discussion of the state of modern national (and international) politics. Sanders (I-VT) is the junior senator of Vermont with two notable distinctions- he is the longest serving independent member of Congress in American history and he is the only Congressperson to have publicly described himself as a socialist. I believe Sanders to be one of the most important figures in American politics for one reason…

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About Arnie

About Arnie

Arnie Arnesen is producer and host of The Attitude with Arnie Arnesen on WNHN 94.7 FM in Concord, NH and online at wnhnfm.org. Arnesen also contributes as a political analyst on WGBH Public Radio Boston, Iowa Public Radio, WGIR AM in Manchester, NH, WKBK AM in Keene, NH and WTPL 107.7 FM in Concord, NH. The first woman in New Hamsphire state history to receive gubernatorial nomination by a major party in 1992, Arnesen is well-versed in politics and her programs and commentary…

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