"To me, Feminism means Choice! I can CHOOSE to shave my legs and can CHOOSE not to. There is no "right answer". One option doesn't make me any more or less of a feminist than the other. I can shave or not shave, whatever the hell I want to, because it's MY choice!" #feminism #bodyhair
17 Celebrities Who Have The Right Idea About Feminism
There still are too many out there who still re-frame feminism this way...we need to keep our united voices in heightening awareness that human rights and equality is not something feminists take lightly. Keira Knightley.
Early 1970s -- post 1960s Womens Liberation protests -- the EQUAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT (the ERA) was voted NO on by a primarily all male Congress. This photo is pre-vote "girls are strong" -- This kid is a Believer. As most young girls were.
Remove the images and look at the colour and pop art aspects hmm. Riot Grrrl movement is in the form of music, art and poetry. This is through the use of Zines which are a collection of cut-and-past images. Through their art and writing, they have encouraged women to be active producers instead of passive consumers in culture (Riordan, 2001).
A feminist is any woman who tells the truth about her life. -Virginia Woolf. [Feminist print made for Nest Gallery by Alice Marwick] an interesting idea... I'm sure that some would say this only applies if you have a more left of center perspective, but I'm going to assume that it applies across the board.
Community Post: 22 Things Only Women's And Gender Studies' Majors Understand
Some people say we don't need feminism anymore. (1) 1 in 4 women are STILL raped. (2) 87 out of 100 U.S. Senators are STILL men. (3) 5 million women STILL starve themselves to look "beautiful." (4) Women's health, freedom, safety, and reproductive rights are STILL threatened around the world.