I know where I stand, equal rights for all!
I’m a feminist because I believe that women and men are equal.
I’m a feminist because I believe that male rape victims should receive the same support and awareness as their female counterparts.
I’m a feminist because I don’t believe in the slut shaming of women or the pressure exerted on men to “grow some balls”.
The dictionary definition of the term is this: “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes”. So why, why, has the term become a derogatory phrase used towards anyone advocating gender fairness?
It seems to me that the word has become associated with the idea of women’s rights overruling the rights of men-somehow being asserted above those of the opposite gender. This, however, couldn’t be further from the truth-and those who do advocate female supremacy have misunderstood the cause they are fighting for. For many, the imagery of stern, man-hating…
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