Reasons Why The Feminism Movement Is So Fucking Important

Although it’s covered, obliquely, in Carla’s other reasons, I have to say –

47. Because trans people of color, specifically women, are killed at a ridiculous rate.

That’s a personal one for me. 😢 💔

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I usually prefer tacking individual reasons and subjects for each blog I write. I want them to mean something – therefore, each article is written with a specific purpose. I use anecdotes where possible to help personalise the message, but recently I’ve been fighting the same battle – that I’m not listing enough reasons as to why feminism is needed. Sometimes it’s someone who’s read a particular blog and is upset that I didn’t address all aspects of feminism; other times it’s men who claim that feminism isn’t needed because sexism and misogyny don’t exist. As a result, I’ve had to come up with a lot of reasons why I’m a feminist so I’m going to write a list. Hopefully, I can just copy and paste the next time I’m questioned (or refer them here).

  1. Rape culture.
  2. Because of catcalling, harassment and abuse that women deal with on a…

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