How you feel, being able to express yourself, being emotional, it's not what makes you a girl - it's what makes you human. Emma Watson on the societal pressure that means men shouldn't cry | This is one of the many reasons I love Emma Watson
Why are these facts lost on the right but so clear on the left? I'm proud to be a bleeding heart liberal, & you should consider yourself lucky bcuz if life's got you down, I'll share & help you; not sit and decide if you're one of the "undeserving" poor.
Femininity itself has become a brand, a narrow and shrinking formula of commoditised identity which can be sold back to women who have become alienated from their own power as living, loving, labouring beings. - Laurie Penny, Meat Market: Female Flesh Under Capitalism