Quotes: feminism

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  • Marilyn French
    Marilyn French
    American radical feminist author 1929-2009
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    ''I hate discussions of feminism that end up with who does the dishes,'' she said. So do I. But at the end, there are always the damned dishes.
  • Charlotte Bunch
    Charlotte Bunch
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    Feminism is an entire world view or gestalt, not just a laundry list of women's issues.
  • Feminism is doomed to failure because it is based on an attempt to repeal and restructure human nature.
  • Andrea Dworkin
    Andrea Dworkin
    American radical feminist and writer 1946-2005
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    Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating.
  • Aaron Allston
    Aaron Allston
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    Feminism is sort of like God. Many people profess to believe in it, but no one seems to be able to define it to everyone's satisfaction.
  • Wyndham Lewis
    Wyndham Lewis
    British painter and author 1882-1957
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    If you do not regard feminism with an uplifting sense of the gloriousness of woman's industrial destiny, or in the way, in short, that it is prescribed, by the rules of the political publicist, that you should, that will be interpreted by your opponents as an attack on woman.
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
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    It is the woman - nearly always - in spite of all the advances of modern feminism, who still takes responsibility for the bulk of the chores, as well as doing her paid job. This is true even in households where men try to be unselfish and to do their share.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Out with stereotypes, feminism proclaims. But stereotypes are the west's stunning sexual personae, the vehicles of art's assault against nature. The moment there is imagination, there is myth.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    We need a new kind of feminism, one that stresses personal responsibility and is open to art and sex in all their dark, unconsoling mysteries. The feminist of the fin de si├Ęcle will be bawdy, streetwise, and on-the-spot confrontational, in the prankish Sixties way.
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