antisexual

antisexual

(ˌæntɪˈsɛkʃʊəl)
n
a person opposed to sexuality or sexual activity
adj
opposed to sexuality or sexual activity
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The most recent example of this is the #MeToo antisexual harassment campaign, which garnered over 12 million comments and reactions in just a day (on Twitter, the hashtag was used a million times in just 48 hours).
Speaking on the occasion, a women rights activist, Amina Zaman said that antisexual harassment law aims at creating a working environment that is safe from harassment, abuse and intimidation and enables women across the country to maximize their work productivity and contribute towards the country's development.
I do not understand why girls are being asked to sign the antisexual harassment affidavit.
Organisation C does not have any circular, material or an AntiSexual Harassment Policy that specifically prohibits sexual harassment in the workplace.
The function is clearest, of course, in utopias--whether positive and idyllic, like Morris's News from Nowhere, or horrific, like Orwell's 1984, a vision of an urban, controlled, automatic, antisexual society of total government.
15) For example, Naomi Wolf refers to second-wave feminism as "victim feminism" and portrays it as "sexually judgmental, even antisexual," "judgmental of other women's sexuality and appearance," and "self-righteous.
Hunt argues that efforts like the antimasturbation campaign (the focus of Hunt's study) were "formed by a conjunction between the tradition of antisexual feminism and social imperialist anxieties about the fate of the empire" (582).
Notwithstanding a lengthy comparison with the flood, language is said to be helpless to express the 'unspeakable' of the young boy's condition, a mixture of pain and despair that the older Baldwin here couches ultimately in very abstract terms, taken from the vocabulary of the 1960s: 'Yes it does mean something-something unspeakable to be born in a white country, an Anglo-Teutonic, antisexual country, black' (FNT, p304).
victim feminism charges women to identify with powerlessness even at the expense of taking responsibility for the power they do possess; is sexually judgmental, even antisexual [sic] .
challenged [her] to do the same, and so," Willis argues, "even when the content was antiwoman, antisexual, in a sense antihuman the form encouraged [her] struggle for liberation.
The essays in Part One take on sexism, heterosexism and the pervasive sex negativity in many religious traditions but especially Christianity, which according to Harrison, do great harm to women's and men's lives by legitimating a "negative antisexual, antifemale, antisensuality heritage" in western culture (p.
She served on the institute's Board of Advisors and drafted an antisexual harassment clause for affirmative action agreements in 1975 when she was chair of the New York City Human Rights Commission.