Today is Emmeline Pankhurst’s birthday. She was born Emmeline Goulden on 15 July 1858, and is one of the most famous women in British history. 166 more words
This week Buzzfeed published a post titled, “15 Women Say Why They Don’t Need Feminism.”
In Buzzfeed’s hyper-aware and nonsense-conscious style, the post listed 15 women who shared pictures of themselves with signs explaining how feminism victimizes women, demonizes men, ignores mens’ issues and disregards other people’s issues by blaming “privilege.” Oh, these women also explain how they aren’t oppressed, are not “targets” and don’t need to be empowered, all while slut shaming, saying things like “I believe in inequality” and proudly calling themselves “anti-feminists.” 679 more words
An oldie but a goodie.