“If there is support for Rose McGowan, which is great, you need to be consistent across the board. All women stand with all women.”
“In other words, sexual harassment may entail behaviors that on their own would be criminal — assault or rape — but the legal definition of its harm is about the systemic disadvantaging of a gender in the public and professional …
“Men sexually harassed because they could. Women are talking today because, in this new era, we finally can.”
Remember who did this.
“An Indiana police force placed a female captain on paid administrative leave after she told a fellow officer that he benefited from “white male privilege.”
“To describe something as being black and white means it is clearly defined. Yet when your ethnicity is black and white, the dichotomy is not that clear. In fact, it creates a grey area.”
“The guide advises parents to “go the extra mile to compensate for some of the less-healthy messages your daughter may be getting from other sources” by exposing them to accomplished women of all shapes and sizes.”
“Part of fighting misogyny in the current world is having a really clear sense of what the structures of thought and the structures of society are that have enabled androcentrism in different cultures, including our own.”