On feminism, the “f” word and why it’s important…

I’m not a feminist, but…

I appreciate the right to help choose my government representatives. I enjoy the option of wearing pants or shorts if I want. I’m pleased that I was allowed to learn to read and write. It can be very convenient to control how many babies I want to have. It’s awfully useful to be able to open a bank account and own property in my name. I like knowing that my husband or boyfriend cannot legally beat me. It’s really swell to keep the money that I earn. – One Angry Girl

 A famous quote, seen by me on the gritty, witty and informative Feministing blog…