Tags » Radical Feminism

QotD on privilege

if your privilege/oppression framework is defined solely according to “these people get a kind of flak these people don’t get” and not “these people are actually materially exploited by these people” then you get all kinds of bullshit like vanilla privilege or, idk, non-goth privilege.

19 more words
Quote Of The Day

Women as a Class

Women are marginalised under patriarchy, and they are marginalised because they are female. Trans women are marginalised under patriarchy, either because they are read as female and so subject to the same class conditions as non-trans women, or because they are read as male and penalised for failing to behave in what is considered to be an appropriately masculine fashion.

101 more words

Of interest to radfems: Audley Harrison accused of offensive language for not wanting to share a bath with "Kellie"

18:18 Boxer Audley Harrison has noticed that Frank “Kellie” Maloney is still a man, and mentions that he feels uncomfortable with the thought of sharing a bath with him. 753 more words

Radical Feminism

QotD: "we need words that describe the position accorded to groups in the social hierarchy based on politically pertinent traits held in common"

There’s an interesting passage on the use of labels to define political classes in trans activist Julia Serano’s book Excluded: Making Feminist and Queer Movements More Inclusive – interesting, because while Serano rejects any definition of “woman” that she considers “essentialist” (i.e.

207 more words
Quote Of The Day

"Poor children are seen as worthless, as Rotherham's abuse scandal shows"

Have you ever tried to explain to a 14-year-old girl that she does not have to have sex with all her boyfriend’s friends to show that she loves him?

877 more words
Quote Of The Day

"We shouldn’t turn a blind eye to race over the Rotherham abuse scandal"

I read the Jay report into child exploitation in Rotherham from cover to cover. As I did, I remembered my own experience as a Channel 4 News reporter in Bradford after the 2001 Manningham riots.

688 more words
Quote Of The Day

QotD: "that angry feminist stereotype is 100% accurate"

that angry feminist stereotype is 100% accurate. we have every right to be angry. tbh, if you call yourself a feminist and YOURE NOT angry, you probably need to do some more research into why feminism exists in the first place


Quote Of The Day