Sisterhood Is Powerful An Anthology of Writings from the Women's Liberation Movement) [E–pub/Pdf] Î Robin Morgan
VERY worthwhile When I first started
it I was taking it as a historical book and was interested in learning about the I was taking it as a historical book and was interested in learning about the s movement at that oint in time What was interesting and depressing was that I often forgot I was reading a book ublished in 1970Abortion is still a olitical issue We still have bridal culture we still have Miss America There s still the None Like Him: 10 Ways God Is Different from Us (and Why That's a Good Thing) problem of child care and there are not nearly enough women in leadership roles in the workforce And women are still underpaid Just to name a fewThe documents from WITCH Women s International Terrorist Conspiracy from Hell are excellent and the essays from the lesbian com. Here is the first comprehensive collection of writings from the Women's Liberation Movement including articlesoems Puta photo graphs and manifestos This anthology captures the range ofroblems being considered by the new feminists and the variety of approaches to analysis AND ACTION OVER FIFTY CONTRIBUTORS ALL WOMEN WRITE ABOUT action Over fifty contributors all women write about the 51% minority group is used and abused by the major institutions of our society marriage the family church courts the media welfare the schools the rofessions business and industry A the media welfare the schools the rofessions business and industry A on the sychological and sexual repress. Munity are very moving owerful By the end of THE BOOK THOUGH I WAS STILL HAUNTED BY LUCINDA book though I was still haunted by Lucinda s uestions from her essay Unfinished Business Birth Control and Women s LiberationWill new developments simply make us efficient sex machines in a world of unchanged sexist dominationWill women now cease being instruments of roduction only to become eually Cocksure passive instruments of diversion Or will birth control help liberate us by freeing us for the first time to realize our full humanotential
and with it to change society Wonderful introduction to feminist issues All with it to change society Wonderful introduction to feminist issues All were reading and discussing it in the 1970s This bo. Ion of women attacks the freudian view of the female and discusses the Beyond the Cliffs of Kerry (Bold Women of the 18th Century, problems of the aging woman abortion and birth controlrostitution the ersecution of lesbians Black women a Mexican woman high school women ex New Leftists housewives and seasoned feminists speak from their experience in tones that range from detachment to outrage ARE MEN REALLY THE ENEMYA uestionnaire by Jayne West from No More Fun and Games True or False Woman's work is never done You can't tell a book by its cover Housework can be fun A female dog is referred to as a bitch One of the .
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Ok was formative and empowering to my thinking and UNDERSTANDING OF FEMINIST ISSUES WHEN I READ IT IN of feminist issues when I read it in 70s In fact I think it
was life changing in that it articulated what it is that women deal with I readlife changing in that it articulated what it is that women deal with I read book as an 18 year old freshman at a catholic women s college in 1970 It changed my life for the better and baptized me into womanhood I shortly left that nunnery Lest we forgetevery woman s ability to own a home have a credit rating and have a crack at an executive osition is due to the sacrifice and hard work of the feminists of the 60 s and 70 s This book is a time iece and testament to their efforts You go girls. Egrading terms that can be applied to a man is son of a bitch Multiple Choice 1 Most rapes are committed by a women; b children; c men erverts; d I am unable to distinguish rape from ordinary sexual relations 2 Which do you refer being called a lady; b woman; c female; d girl; e none of the above 3 If I could do away with anything I wanted the first thing I would do away with is a the family; b state; c rivate roperty; d menstrual eriods; e all of the above Essay Discuss the variations in tone ossible when a male druggist Have you Tampax Super.