It’s Time to Redefine Strength

May 3, 2015

An interesting piece on women’s definitions of strength, and how it is shaped by patriarchal ideas and sexism, as well as cliché gender norms: for instance, women being overly emotional, and therefore showing strength by not crying.

“We are brilliant women forging new economic, social and spiritual paths and we need a definition of strength that fully supports this unique journey rather than one we’ve adopted from the patriarchal generations before.”

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