fem-i-nist: advocating social, political, legal, and economic rights for women equal to those of men. "Seriously, what kind of person doesn't want this?" "When anyone claims they aren't a feminist, I assume they don't know what they're talking about." [click on this image to find a short video, which explores popular misconceptions about feminists]
The Unstoppable Foundation is a non-profit humanitarian organization bringing sustainable education to children and communities in developing countries thereby creating a safer and more just world for everyone.
'Recommit to women's liberation', The Guardian (Comment is Free blog), 8 March 2010 [caption: Marking International Womens Day 1975, the feminist magazine Spare Rib reported: '4,000 women marched through London's East End.' Photograph: Red Women's Workshop]
Some say that discriminating against men does not amount to sexism. I get what they mean: in many ways, women deal with more sexist stuff on an everyday basis than men, so sexism against women and sexism against men cannot really be compared. However, this does NOT justify insulting all men. Basic rule: do not insult a entire group of people. Seriously.