I’d like to propose a radical alternative to punish misogynistic men – a marriage strike

What is it about the fact women tend to be happier if they remain unmarried that we find so threatening?    

Last month, the Hollywood actress Alyssa Milano announced that she’d had enough. “Our reproductive rights are being erased,” she tweeted. “JOIN ME by not having sex until we get bodily autonomy back. I’m calling for a #SexStrike.”

Now, sex strikes have a long pedigree and there is some evidence that they work. But as many other women have pointed out, a sex strike perpetuates the damaging myth that women are not sexual beings. And, since women are in fact sexual...
source: New Statesman

2019-06-12 20:26
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