‘I’m already equal. So why do today’s feminists keep saying I’m oppressed?’
That’s the title of a very thoughtful (heretical?) article in Quartz by writer and lawyer Ephrat Livni about the subconscious sexism of today’s feminist movement, here are some “money excerpts”:
Good morning, America. All your recent talk of gender equality has only shown just how far from woke you really are. Despite best intentions, the current cultural conversation about feminism continues to perpetuate sexism. From my perspective, I’m already equal and was born that way in 1972. No need to fight about it now. I wasn’t waiting around for anyone to wake up or make space. Instead, I crafted an adventurous, independent, and productive existence with gusto, moxie, and swashbuckle.
Men never seemed inherently