Nothing changes the gender equation more significantly than women's economic freedom.
Having one's traditional role questioned is not a very comfortable experience, perhaps especially for women, who have been able to remain children, and to benefit from work they did not and could not do.
Obviously, there is much similarity among the challenges of transgender people and all women - from health care to harassment to discrimination in the workplace.
One's enemies are always talking about 'post-feminism.' It is a word invented by people who would like to do away with feminism.
Part of the reason that women go to college is to get out of the food service, clerical, pink-collar ghetto and into a more white-collar job. That does not necessarily mean they are being paid more than the blue-collar jobs men have.
This country can no longer afford to choose our leaders from a talent pool limited by sex, race, money, powerful fathers and paper degrees. It's time to take equal pride in breaking all the barriers.
There are six million female lives lost in the world every year simply because they are female.
Girls actually need superheroes much more than boys.
Everything about aging in my experience so far has been a plus. Except the death part!
You can compel fear. You can even make someone feel they're in love if they're isolated and dependent for long enough. But laughter is free.
Law and justice are not always the same.
God may be in the details, but the goddess is in the questions. Once we begin to ask them, there's no turning back.
Actually, I believe there are more independents than either Republicans or Democrats, and yet those are the... that is the choice we have on the party ballot.
Pop culture shapes our ideas of what is normal and what our dreams can be and what our roles are. Politics, of course, decides how the power and the money in the country is distributed. Both are equally important, and each affects the other.
Anger is energising. The opposite of anger is depression, which is anger turned inward.
I am not patient.
The electoral system is not where change starts - it usually starts in communities and from the bottom up - but it is where change can be stopped.
We are still behaving as if a worker really doesn't have a family because the work pattern really was meant for men who really were the financial support but weren't looking after their families. We need to change this, and we can easily do that.
For much of the female half of the world, food is the first signal of our inferiority. It lets us know that our own families may consider female bodies to be less deserving, less needy, less valuable.
Most women's magazines simply try to mold women into bigger and better consumers.
Obviously, no LGBT person should be denied the ability to be who they are because their boss disagrees.