I have a friend who is in her mid twenties and she is strong, independent, intelligent, well-read and sassy.
She also hates feminism.
So it fascinated me when she told me that she loved the new Wonder Woman movie. What she liked was the way that Wonder woman was portrayed; beautiful, kind, smart, only using violence in order to protect herself and she is independent.
It has made me wonder about how we define feminism. Why is it that my friend who by all accounts thinks and acts like a feminist, hates the label and won’t use it for herself? Continue reading There’s room for everyone at the feminist table