Every time someone says we don’t need feminism anymore, things like this come to mind. Due to insufficient dowry this young girl’s husband lacerated her face with a razor blade. (Gwalior - India, photo by Adrian Fisk) Still beautiful.
"Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less." Marie Skłodowska-Curie November 1867 – 4 July was a physicist and chemist famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity.
"I call myself a feminist when people ask me if I am, and of course I am 'cause it's about equality, so I hope everyone is. You know you're working in a patriarchal society when the word feminist has a weird connotation." ~Ellen Page
Annoyed When People Talk About White Male Privilege Or Whatever? Think They're Trying To Guilt You?
You are free to have a gun. You are free to have a religion. You are not free to use your gun to take away the freedom of others. You are not free to use your religion to take away the freedom of others it is this freaking simple
When Golda Meir [Prime Minister of Israel was asked to place a curfew on women to help end a series of rapes, Meir replied by stating, “But it is the men who are attacking the women. If there is to be a curfew, let the men stay at home.
WHITE women work 59 days for free. Black women, 94 days, and Hispanic women, 117 days. Put another way, it's as if after July 21 (Hispanic women) August 21 (Black women) or October 16 (white women) don't receive a paycheck.
In my family, each one of us is a feminist - including my 81 year old father and 18 year old son. Feminism: "An advocate of social, political, legal, and economic rights for women equal to those of men.
"Men should be offended when someone claims that women should prevent rape. It presumes that [their] natural state is Rapist." (Click image to find a short clip and analysis that explores the existence of rape as prime time comedy.