Women Who are Ambivalent about Women Against Women Against Feminism

“Feminists are like bees. They are adorable and fuzzy but people run away from them because they don’t understand that they just want to make things good.”
Needless to say QUOTE OF THE YEAR!!!!!!! I never understood the fear of feminism or if it is a legitimate movement or concern…. I mean who walks up to a five year old and says ” you will never amount to anything because you’re a girl.” ? Sometimes our actions rather than the “isms” we claim to prescribe to or hate actually define our level of humanity….
So if someone wants to fear and protest a simple term, so beit, its a word its been defined, hate won’t change that FACT! Just be careful not to allow that fear to systemically or socially imprison the girl unlike the word she is undefined…..

The Bloggess

So...yeah.  Right now there’s a lot of talk about a tumblr called WomenAgainstFeminism.  It’s just pictures of some women holding up handwritten signs entitled “I don’t need feminism because...”  Some of the reasons they give for not needing feminism almost seem like a parody (“How the fuck am I suppose to open jars and lift heavy things without my husband?”) and some (“I don’t need to grow out my body hair to prove I’m equal to men”) just make me wonder where in the world they got their definition of feminism.

At first I considered starting my own “I Don’t Need _____ Because” tumblr with people holding equally baffling signs.  Signs like:

I don’t need books because YOU KNOW WHO WROTE BOOKS?  HITLER.  HITLER WROTE A BOOK.  NO THANK YOU, NAZIS.

I don’t need money BECAUSE I HAVE A CHECKBOOK, ASSHOLE.

I don’t need air because LOTS OF IT…

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