Reblog: Yes I’m a feminist

I still get the typical “oh so you hate men?” question from both men and women. It’s sad.


How many times have you heard someone say, “I’m not a Feminist, but I believe women should be respected.” Or, “I’m a feminist, but I like girly things.”

There’s this huge image of Feminists being Butch Lesbian Man haters, and I think a lot of people think you have to be that to be a feminist. You don’t have to be any of those things to be a Feminist. You can be girly and a Feminist, You can be straight and a Feminist, you can Love men and be a Feminist, You can be a Man and a Feminist. The only thing you need to be a Feminist is the Ideal that Women deserve to be treated as people.

Feminism is about believing deserve equality, respect, and choice. It’s sad that these things aren’t basic human rights.

Some people think being a housewife is unfeminist, It isn’t. Feminism is about…

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About squishymaru

Master's student in chemical engineering with a B.S. in chemical engineering as well. Loves chemistry, math, increasing diversity in STEM, politics, and public health advocacy. Loves reading, writing, and being active -- mentally and physically.

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