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  • Published on Sep 17, 2016
  • Problematically problematizing problematic feminism. Also, some yoga and Bob Dylan impersonating.
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    Music credits:
    "Friday," and "Introducing" by The Passion HiFi
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    Taylor Swift "I Knew You Were Trouble" instrumental by Sing King Karaoke ruclip.com/channel/UCwTRjvjVge51X-ILJ4i22ew
    Vadodora Chill Mix Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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    Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, performed by the U.S. Army Band

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  • Jane Doe
    Jane Doe 5 days ago

    What bothers me is when people say that they’re not feminists because of this bs, instead of saying that the bs is not true feminism. Calling yourself not a feminism is just sad

  • Rara Retropony
    Rara Retropony 9 days ago

    Finally, someone who doesn't want to turn women into men.

  • Nika Krapež
    Nika Krapež 10 days ago

    I was on vacation in Vegas and all they played in CVS was “Babylon”🙂

  • Felicia
    Felicia 19 days ago

    Oh my god youre amazing

  • Zuben Eschamali
    Zuben Eschamali Month ago

    This endless misinforming must cease at once : crocodiles are NOT dinosaurs, godamnit.

  • Christopher Dews
    Christopher Dews Month ago

    Contra would have been a cool bro to chill with before transition, just saying.

  • Christopher Dews
    Christopher Dews Month ago

    0:35 LLOOOOOOOOVVVVEE IT!!!

  • tilman vogel
    tilman vogel Month ago

    1:13 pure gold. xD

  • Deb Less
    Deb Less Month ago

    I agree with most of what you said, including how the popularity of feminism means that now it encompasses so many different points of view but... A lot of the garbage within feminism is coming from academia and critical theory, then it trickles to society at large. You cannot brush over that.
    P. S. Although I often disagree with you, I hate that the cancel culture mob has come for you. You are possibly the most creative youtuber I know after ze frank

  • ameerkat
    ameerkat Month ago

    Shit sis... your eyeliner mad poppin' even pre-E! Girl, what's your number?

  • Ember Alexander
    Ember Alexander Month ago +1

    I love "props for saying ugly girls instead of saying 'everyone is beautiful' unfortunately that idea still finds its way into a lot of good feminist activism even when we're appropriately criticising white patriarchal beauty standards, "everyone is beautiful" is still a pretty gaslighty endgame

  • Bastian Saurio
    Bastian Saurio Month ago

    god I love old contra

  • Ke Ni
    Ke Ni Month ago +1

    feminism is the empowerment of women so as to balance the disempowerment of patriarchy. education, autonomy and equality - and the vote, ownership of property and personal liberty. feminism is neither dead nor irrelevant... but there seem to be many who stretch the concept way to far in various directions, diluting and obfuscating the fundamental need for feminist concepts to be applied, still.

  • Nicholas James
    Nicholas James Month ago

    I ❤️!

  • Psychedelic Lizard
    Psychedelic Lizard Month ago

    0:43 Mood

  • 2 Sifus
    2 Sifus Month ago

    Sounded more like Mark Knopfler than Dylan as far as vocals go. Hashtag notes

  • lovemusicbandchorus

    Ahh senpai mentioned Delaware! (We have more bullshit than our tiny section of I-95, it's all bullshit, please save me.)

  • anxious dog
    anxious dog Month ago

    I lost my shit at 0:59 lmfao

  • Mawgan S.
    Mawgan S. Month ago +1

    Just to critique something at 1:40, it’s not that everyone’s jumping on the feminism bandwagon, it’s that feminism is claiming a monopoly on equality and suddenly anyone who wishes to refer to themselves as ‘egalitarian’ rather than ‘feminist’ is in the wrong.

  • bohemianwriter1
    bohemianwriter1 Month ago

    Tears are powerful only when drunk republicans cries publicly over their alleged boot straps success when they retire into a a bottle of stupor,
    Or can't have their license to kill anymore
    When they lose twitter followers
    Or blames everyone else for their misery
    Specially brown people or someone not in their cult


    Anyone remember John Bohner?
    I hear he's had his drunken Chernobyl,
    And went for weed
    In a state of greed
    On the legalized Devil's seed
    He turned into a stoner
    To repair his shrinking brain
    And growing liver


    We, the bleeding heart libs
    Applaud the masquerade
    Of contrived Machismo
    of whining ammosexuals
    and flag grabbing fetishists
    With daddy issues.
    You all remind me of Justin Bieber

  • Grant Robertson
    Grant Robertson Month ago

    Do you have any idea why all your videos have captions turned on but not on any other channel.

  • Aaron Silver-Pell
    Aaron Silver-Pell Month ago

    Taylor Swift looks really cute surrounded by her slaves.

  • Ruby Sonnek
    Ruby Sonnek Month ago

    OH MY GOD Bob Dylan Trouble!! Amazing. Intelligent Comedy Thumbs Up

  • nunya businesan
    nunya businesan Month ago

    I'm a cold arse Tundra. Tundrabluff is literally my gamer tag :P

  • silvia costanzo
    silvia costanzo Month ago

    I discovered her like 20 days ago n' I m kinda amazed. I seek for new videos every day. She s soo brilliant talented charismatic eclectic and well informated. I dream to met up, would be a pleasure to talk with her

  • Myriam Vallée
    Myriam Vallée Month ago

    Thank you for this greath video. But heyyyyyy Caligula is not a shitty movie

  • Carlo M
    Carlo M 2 months ago

    Short and sweet like a quick bite to eat. Thanks for the important distinction between junk food feminism and meaningful feminist principles

  • blondaibonsai
    blondaibonsai 2 months ago

    3:48 My god, the foreshadowing

  • Hannah Calzone
    Hannah Calzone 2 months ago

    Texas is one huge garbage chunk

  • michellejean11
    michellejean11 2 months ago

    Interesting, a bit diffent. I'll ponder pon it.

  • Tony Simi
    Tony Simi 2 months ago

    Thank you for making me laugh!! very well done!

  • Jessica Morgan
    Jessica Morgan 2 months ago

    The Taylor Swift cover by Bob Dylan is one of my favorite things in this world.

  • Declan Callaghan
    Declan Callaghan 2 months ago +1

    Natalie’s description of the meaning of life actually made me cry ❤️

  • Ana Cardona
    Ana Cardona 2 months ago

    Where's the love, honey? Thinking that almost everything in our lives is trash is kinda like the opposite to making ourselves to love others, to understand their love for stuff we don't like, to put ourselves in their shoes. As one of your latest videos said, we need to be more empathetic and try to stop thinking that almost everything is trash and shit.

  • Austin Wilkes
    Austin Wilkes 2 months ago +1

    Italo Calvino wrote "... seek and learn to recognize who and what, in the midst of inferno, are not inferno, then make them endure, give them space."
    Contrapoints does this so well. These videos are among my favorite pieces of not-inferno right now.

  • Trotamix
    Trotamix 2 months ago +1

    I fucking love you so much.

  • Ben Nutley
    Ben Nutley 3 months ago

    looking for things that are beautiful or strange? or laugh about it all? what about the obvious answer: drop all thoughts and CONSUME

  • Luna Rokeart
    Luna Rokeart 3 months ago

    I’m very happy to see that I’m not the only feminist who thinks a lot of so-called feminism is shit

  • svengali
    svengali 3 months ago +1

    Natalie: The Earth itself is mostly shit.
    Me: ...marry me...

  • Grace Carpenter
    Grace Carpenter 3 months ago

    Hilarious 👏🏻 making men more like women fucking got me👏🏻

  • Amber Louize
    Amber Louize 3 months ago

    Your yoga poses!! 😍❤

  • MulliGwen
    MulliGwen 3 months ago

    “The earth itself is mostly shit”

  • Arguably
    Arguably 3 months ago +1

    I like the progress she’s made along the years. Go you girl!

  • Debra Low
    Debra Low 3 months ago

    Love love love

  • Kalyana Mitra
    Kalyana Mitra 3 months ago

    At 4:02 did you say Björk?

  • Jay Green
    Jay Green 3 months ago +1

    0:37 CONTRA! How you so goddamn good at your job?! Fucking epic hahahhaha

  • JRPanda
    JRPanda 3 months ago +3

    You're the 1% of youtube that is not shit. Thank you for that.

  • GuttOrmur
    GuttOrmur 3 months ago +1

    deserts are pretty damn cool though

  • gvidalq
    gvidalq 3 months ago

    Tori Kelly's face

  • PrincessKLS
    PrincessKLS 4 months ago

    I agree with the idea of turning men into women :D I'm a very feminine bisexual feminist and I simply love the natural beauty of being a woman exudes. That's one big reason why when it comes to sexuality, I'd rather be with a transgender woman than a transgender man.

  • PikaCHU18
    PikaCHU18 4 months ago

    Shut the fuck up shut the fuck up shut the fuck up like nobody cares

  • Tina Rota
    Tina Rota 4 months ago +175

    "what we should be doing is trying to turn men... into women"
    some great foreshadowing there

  • Mr. & Mrs Smith
    Mr. & Mrs Smith 4 months ago

    I feel like there is less gender bending and general now that you have transitioned to a large part. I love Natalie, but I love this ‘unblossomed’ Natalie just as much.

  • Jan Rzymkowski
    Jan Rzymkowski 4 months ago

    How did @exurb1a infiltrate that video?

  • Nicholas Hansen
    Nicholas Hansen 4 months ago

    the bob dylan impersonation is gold

  • Shane
    Shane 4 months ago

    I love seeing all the books we have in common

  • Aj
    Aj 4 months ago

    this video got by me! im so happy for new content :)

  • chrile
    chrile 4 months ago

    The taylor swift song, bob dylan style.... brilliant and so much fun :)

  • urtemor
    urtemor 4 months ago +3

    damn I want old contrapoints to come back..was so much funnier

  • Andrew Robison
    Andrew Robison 4 months ago

    The fact that earth is 95% shit is so extremely depressing. Its not inaccurate at all. most of Earth is molten lava, and then a small percentage of matter that exists on our planet actually exists in the livable parts, but then, of those livable parts there's another small percentage of space the we humans can actually live on! But then, its an even smaller percentage of living space that we as individuals can actually relate to and be a part of a small community. Oh well, i guess i can always go make youtube videos if I get depressed enough.