The term ‘feminist’ has always had a negative connotation to me, but perhaps the definition of a feminist is changing—thanks to activists like Emma Watson.
Here’s her recent words to the United Nations on behalf of He for She:
I guess it turns out that I am inadvertently a feminist.
After all, it is only women who have to worry about walking down the street after dark and being rapped, girls who have to fear genital mutilation or being married away for profit as child brides.
Our world is still very much male dominated, and as men in the Western world, it is up to us to stand up for women’s rights.
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