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No One Needs Feminism Anymore

Wonderful, excellently written post in response to a series of photos on tumblr called Women Against Feminism. Sorry ladies, until women receive equal pay, are not referred to as sluts or whores on a daily basis, and must not fear losing their children to their husbands, or in some states their rapists (What the F%@*!) then feminism is still valid, something worth striving towards and without a doubt something all women who care about the rights of all other women in this world, should be proud to call herself. Women Against Feminism is just like saying Women Against Women, which is absurd.

The SisterWives

Right now, the Internet is giving a lot of attention to a tumblr called Women Against Feminism. It’s basically photos of women with signs explaining why they don’t need feminism, for excellent reasons which I’ve edited just slightly here to complete their trains of thought:

“I don’t need feminism because I love to cook and clearly feminists never need to make food; they subsist solely on rage against the patriarchy.

“I don’t need feminism because the pay gap is women’s choice, not sexism because obviously women enjoy bringing home 23% less than men. It gives them real incentive to be extra crafty and DIY everything!!!

OK, OK, all snark aside, I want to talk particularly about the woman in this photo:

You sound like a wonderful person, smiling lady, and  I really like the way you think in the middle eight lines of your message. But I wish…

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