View Single Post
Old 05-13-2008, 03:34 PM   #62
Ron Tisdale
Dojo: Doshinkan dojo in Roxborough, Pa
Location: Phila. Pa
Join Date: Jun 2002
Posts: 4,614
Re: Starting an all-women's class

... this is a case wherein those who are reaching out are attempting to overcome the particular barrier of intimidation due specifically to one group's dominance or presence.
Hey, that almost sounds verbatim like the support for Affirmative Action! Gee, go figure... Anyhoo, not that I disagree all that strongly, but it's been fun trying to think it through a bit.

Well, I feel like it is a dead horse now!
Not at all! I've learned some things and enjoyed the chat.


Ron Tisdale
"The higher a monkey climbs, the more you see of his behind."
St. Bonaventure (ca. 1221-1274)
  Reply With Quote