As if every day isn’t already International Women’s Day: happy (officially recognized) International Women’s Day from the Millennimist! To celebrate the day here are great quotes from some inspiring women:
[T]o be “feminist” in any authentic sense of the term is to want for all people, female and male, liberation from sexist role patterns, domination, and oppression.
– Bell Hooks (American author)
– Mindy Kaling (American actress, writer, comedian, and producer)
I myself have never never been able to find out precisely feminism is. I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
– Dame Rebecca West (British author, journalist, and travel writer)
I embrace the label of bad feminist because I am human. I am messy. I’m not trying to be an example. I am not trying to be perfect. I am not trying to say I have all…