You are not equal.

/You are not equal.

When I was about fourteen or fifteen, I was convinced by a (female) friend at school that feminism was “stupid” because it had “already won”. Being Of That Age, I marched home and immediately declared my new political outlook to my parents.

The speech they gave me in return? Well, it sounded a little something like this.

2018-02-08T08:45:08+00:006th July, 2017|Tags: culture|


  1. admiraljane 6th July, 2017 at 3:26 pm
  2. tondo-ule 7th July, 2017 at 3:12 am

    You are not equal. Your daughters are not equal. You are still systematically oppressed.Estonia allows parents to take up to three years of leave, fully paid for the first 435 days. United States has no policy requiring maternity leave.Singapore’s women feel safe walking alone at night. American women do not.New Zealand’s women have the smallest gender gap in wages, at 5.6%. United States’ pay gap is 20%.Iceland has the highest number of women CEOs, at 44%. United States is at 4.0%.The United… (more)

  3. admiraljane 7th July, 2017 at 4:06 am
  4. bluedragonbooks 7th July, 2017 at 5:17 am

    Basically Stockholm Syndrome – Totally immersive culture with no external referencing leads to perceptive bias. (more)

  5. readerininvisiblewritings 7th July, 2017 at 5:48 am
  6. spydre 12th July, 2017 at 7:41 pm
  7. cidtheobscure 13th July, 2017 at 11:40 pm
  8. lovelyada 17th July, 2017 at 3:55 am
  9. furiousvimes 18th July, 2017 at 12:02 pm

Comments are closed.