I used "Still I rise" and "Phenomenal Woman" In my poetry piece for forensics. And at the hospital someone had a line from "Still I rise" tattooed. One of the staff. Well, I started quoting it. And the staff was surprised
“A culture fixated on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty, [it is] an obsession about female obedience. Dieting is the most potent political sedative in women’s history; a quietly mad population is a tractable one.
So true! Being a feminist does not mean you hate men or think women are better; all it means is that you think women deserve to be fully equal members of society & have the same opportunities men have. It's all about equality!
Caitlin Moran-How To Be A Woman Book Quote I seriously wonder this all of the times especially when people act surprised to hear myself say I am a feminist. I mean, what woman does not believe in the equality between man and women?