Feminism and the Average Woman

This is so important and honestly I’m tired of explaining it. This is what feminism looks like

Feminine Vestige

Right now women’s issues and civil rights is a very hot topic, especially within the United States. Tensions are high and there are a lot of expectations for women to stand up and fight against what appears to be a new patriarchal reign.

Issues range from sexual harassment, rape, and catcalling to gender wage gap, child care costs, abortion/birth control rights, and maternity leave. These are all very large issues that affect all of us, and yet it can be difficult to see how an average everyday person can make a difference or see how these issues affect us.

feminism-definitionHere is some background on me:
I am in my mid-twenties and find myself more ‘settled’ in life than others in my peer group. I say this with no judgment. The fact is, I have a well-established career, am in a stable relationship, and own my home rather than rent. This is…

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About Bookmark Chronicles

Hi! I'm Rae. 23. Avid Reader, Book Blogger. Intersectional Feminist. Gryffindor.
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3 Responses to Feminism and the Average Woman

  1. Becca says:

    Thank you for this. I hope you don’t mind if I share it?

    Liked by 1 person

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