That women still hold fewer power positions and are still paid less than men for doing the same work are real and important problems in Canada and most of the world. 1,012 more words
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The other day I read a very intriguing article based on ’the big lie of a rape culture’ by Wendy McElroy. Many points were covered, I have a lot of optimistic views when it comes to rape, as a women saying that it will raise a lot of eyebrows and speculations. 1,239 more words
Gloria Steinem is definably not a young Progressive woman; she just celebrated her 80th birthday. She is the feminist who said “….(Housewives) are dependent creatures who are still children….parasites.” She also said, “Having someone who looks like us but thinks like them (meaning men) is worse than having no one at all.” 622 more words
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“In the heyday of the Women’s and Gay Liberation Movements, the view was widely held that sexuality was socially constructed, and indeed relatively plastic: lesbianism, in particular, was presented by some feminists as a political choice.