Humanism

What You're Really Saying When You Say You're Not a Feminist

What You're Really Saying When You Say You're Not a Feminist

I can’t tell you how many times well-meaning folks have started a discussion with me by saying “I’m not a feminist, BUT…” followed by describing their very feminist beliefs and thinly veiled reasons for not identifying as feminist. You might be thinking, “Well, what’s the harm in not identifying as a feminist when you do believe in gender equality?”