QotD: “Feminism was about releasing women from the prison of gender”

Feminism was about releasing women from the prison of gender and good girl/bad girl dichotomies. Being a feminist meant and still means to many, being a conscientious objector who wilfully and rebelliously refuses to enter the games of gender and dominance and submission, and believes, despite postmodernist scepticism that it is possible to live outside them.

Sheila Jeffreys, The Lesbian Heresy

(Found at the Gynocrat)

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