Feminism : What Does Feminism Mean? Essay

715 Words Apr 13th, 2016 3 Pages
When asking myself what does feminism mean to me, I really had to think about it.
Feminism can take on a number of definitions, depending on the topic or the individual you are speaking with. To me, feminism means for women to have a voice, a choice and feel empowered; to make a difference and change things for the better for other women and future generations; to be equal, and not looked down upon because of being women. I chose two blogs to review and reflect upon regarding feminism.
The first blog discussed abortion. This has always been a touchy subject in my life and career because I am personally pro-life, but also believe in pro-choice. This blog spoke to me because I have friends, family, and many patients that have had abortions and I disagree with them. I do not argue with or judge them because everyone has a choice, but I strongly disagree with abortion especially when an individual has multiple. The post spoke about how celebrities and CEOs felt it was the best decision they made to have an abortion because if they did not it would have hindered them from reaching their goals. The person that wrote the blog spoke on how she chose to not have an abortion and it was the best decision of her life. She voiced that other women need to realize that sacrificing your children at the expense to meet your dreams and goals in life does not need to happen, and that you can be successful without sacrificing your child. I agree with this post that women need to develop the…

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