Men hate men; misandry is amongst the primary modes of this patriarchy. Dudes love the notion of overthrowing other more effective dudes and placing on their own within their spot. Therefore, for Masoch, there is no agenda that is feminist the dominatrix is all about subverting a man legislation when you look at the name of several other guy, fundamentally. Plus in reality by the end of Venus in Furs, Masoch talks about how exactly he plans now to select up the pole and is willing to reserve childish things and (the implication is) to beat ladies.
But Marston has an actual feminist agenda, i do believe, not only when you look at the feeling which he desires to overturn the patriarchal idea that power should rule, or that the strongest should rule that he wants to put women in power, but in the sense. Marston sees erotic submission as essential perhaps perhaps not for him a virtue because it puts men down but because submission is actually. Erotic submission is all about releasing control into the one you like, for him.Read More»