Aziz Ansar breaks down feminism with humor. I like to think that when we describe and define words in different ways we are able to reach more people and get them to understand. My hope is that his comment has enlightened a few people who thought they were not feminist.
Malala Yousafzai, champion of education for girls and nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize. "No vull ser la noia a qui van disparar, sinó la que lluita pel dret a l'educació universal" "no espereu que ningú més ho faci, feu-ho per vosaltres mateixos". "Cal que estem units. Si estic sola no puc fer res, però si esteu amb mi, ho podem aconseguir tot".
Jane Galvin-Lewis has worked for the Girl Scouts of America, The National Council of Negro Women, and The Women’s Action Alliance. She's formed her own training company which designed some of the first non-sexist, multicultural toys and puzzles with accompanying curricula. Together with Margaret Sloan Hunter, she formed the nucleus of the National Black Feminist Organization.
Emma Watson speaks to the U.N. about equality for women: "Fighting for women's rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating...This has to stop. For the record, feminism by definition is: 'The belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.'" Follow this link to find a short video primer explaining the three waves of feminism: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/08/feminist-adventure-time-a-primer-on-the-three-waves.html