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7 Misconceptions about The Word ‘Feminist’

Seven Things The Word ‘Feminist’ Does Not Mean
By Suzannah Weiss

Recently, I had a heated debate with one of my colleagues on an event held in our city Karachi on International Women’s Day. I would not discuss the dispute or the discussion that infuriate the heated debate. However, I must ask a question; What does Feminist mean? There are many self-made definitions. Or I must say assumptions, that can be found on this topic. Does the word feminist about women’s right on the grounds of social, economic and political rights equal to men? Or it’s about Women’s Superiority over men? I feel that sometimes the message of women equality is presented and delivered so emotionally that the word itself lost its meaning. Continue reading “7 Misconceptions about The Word ‘Feminist’”