LINK CORRECTED 2013 Feminisms: Not Just For Elites
Recent books by elite women have been urging that all women need to do is follow their example to achieve success at home and in the public world of power. The example of Hillary Clinton is held up as an example of “how far women have progressed.” Zillah Eisenstein, a longtime feminist theorist, has written a fine article about the problem with such an emphasis on what 1% of women have gained, while for most of us, life has not improved. Her ideas are worth thinking about and discussing. I’d love your response on what she says.
Feminisms, Unchained by Zillah Eisenstein
Aljazeera, April 16, 2013
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