I think feminism allows young people (not just girls) to aspire to dream big and become whatever you wish. Become President. Become a teacher. Be a mom. Be you not what society dictates you to be. That's what's truly empowering.
the whole white feminist thing with not shaving or doing the slut walks irk me bc WoC are already being made fun of for hairy bodies/non conforming features and also being fetishized and hypersexualized for their race so I'm not into this white feminist "