feminism feminism  /ˈfɛ mɪ ˌnɪ zəm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a doctrine that advocates equal rights for women
  2. (n) the movement aimed at equal rights for women

Usage(s):

  1. For the next generation, feminism is being sold as glitz and image.
  2. Not that 21st century feminism is likely to revert to 19th century prohibitionism.
  3. For me, it's a feminism thing.

News

  • Outstanding Graduate: Rose Bern — A passionate voice

    Rose Bern isn’t afraid to fight for her values. The 17-year-old, who recently graduated from Shalhevet High School and lives in Westwood, has strong convictions when it comes to feminism, justice and fairness.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles

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Quotes

  1. "My skin crawls when I see laddish women presenting television shows who almost slap their thighs as if they're in panto," Dame Eileen tells this week's Radio Times. "I think: 'Stop. This isn't what we meant by feminism'. It's gone completely...
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Eileen Atkins Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "The idea of feminism is not an idea to compete or to take over others," said Lu, who hopes to receive her party's nomination in May and win next year's general election.
    on Mar 29, 2007 By: Annette Lu Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. At the 1992 Republican Convention supporting former President Bush, Robertson said, "Feminism encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians."
    on Aug 24, 2005 By: Pat Robertson Source: Feminist Majority Foundation

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