We Should All Be Feminists

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Today we talked about Feminism in class. It’s a real shame we didn’t have the time to deeply discuss the topic, but now that you have more time at home you can watch the whole video -we only watched the first 5 min- and some quotes by Chimamanda Ngoci Adichie from the book “We should All Be Feminists”. Good food for thought.

“We spend too much time teaching girls to worry about what boys think of them. But the reverse is not the case. We don’t teach boys to care about being likable. We spend too much time telling girls that they cannot be angry or aggressive or tough, which is bad enough, but then we turn around and either praise or excuse men for the same reasons. All over the world, there are so many magazine articles and books telling women what to do, how to be and not to…

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