Most people are still terrified of the word 'feminist'

Ellen Stewart
Monday 01 February 2016 17:00

In 2014 Beyonce performed onstage during the MTV Video Music Awards in front of a massive screen, the word 'FEMINIST' emblazoned across it.

From that moment on every single woman in the public eye was asked whether or not she saw herself as a feminist.

And while everyone is happy to say they believe in gender equality, not many are as accepting as the label 'feminist'.

Oh, BTW...

According to a Washington Post survey, 44 per cent of participants said they were either "not feminist" or "anti-feminist".

But 94 per cent "believe that men and women should be social, political and economic equals."

Wait, what?

Let's just go back to this...

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