Feminism : What Is Feminism? Essay

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Change Feminism to Equalism
What is feminism? Feminism is a movement to end sexism, sexist exploitation and oppression. In my own word feminism is a woman, who fight for equal rights and equal opportunities as a man, even it’s regarding to work, children’s or political issues. However, today due to feminism movement women get more priority than men in social issues, which make men think that the word feminism is a bad word itself because of the word “feminism” constantly blamed and degraded men’s by making the belief that all men’s are bad and they can never respect women’s. However, there are some men’s who also want women have their equal rights as they. For example, whenever a man and woman have fought in the public place, people usually blame the man because of feminism belief that men are always disrespectful to a woman; even man is innocent and it’s a fault of a woman. It only happened because of the word feminism; it has created an image in people’s mind that women were weak, innocuous and forgiveness and men are strong, harsh and arrogant. Also if we look at the word “Feminism” it only form one side of gender rather than saying both genders are equal. So by looking this example and reading the book “Feminism is for everybody” by Bell Hook, I found out that the name Feminism is bad for itself because it make men’s to think that individual feminists hate them and some feminists aren’t willing to address their issues only because they think men are dominated,…

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