Do you know a woman who doesn’t want to have children? People tend to have lots of opinions and questions about us.
This comic has what you need to know about how those thoughts might be based on sexist assumptions and dehumanizing stereotypes – and why it helps all of us to trust people to know what’s best for themselves, rather than judging or criticizing them.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- 5 Things You Shouldn’t Say to Women Who Don’t Want Children
- Asexual, Aromantic, Partnerless, Child-Free… And (Yes!) Happy
Anna Bongiovanni is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism. They are a genderqueer cartoonist, zine-maker, and educator living in Minneapolis. They draw comics on gender, feminism, and queer issues. Besides Everyday Feminism, they also draw monthly comics for Autostraddle. More of their art can be seen onPatreon.com and on their blog. Follow them on Twitter @grease_bat.
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