Five wins for feminism

Cumberland, Sian
http://www.greenleft.org.au/node/58445

Publisher:  Green Left
Date Written:  07/03/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17369

Every activist has at some point been told that activism is pointless today, that it achieves nothing and hasn’t since the 1970s. Others say that there's no point to feminist activism in particular because we already have gender equality. A quick look at the issues feminists are struggling for, and the wins we've had recently, show that neither claim is true, nor are they likely to be for some time.