“What has feminism actually accomplished?”
We hear from many skeptics wanting an answer to this question. In this video, Cristen Conger of Stuff Mom Never Told You lists just some of the cultural, institutional, and legal feminist achievements from the last few years.
This is a great snapshot of what we’re capable of as feminists, and we hope the list inspires you to keep fighting for justice and equality for people of all genders, ethnicities, and more.
What would you add to the list of notable feminist accomplishments?
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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Cristen Conger joined up with HowStuffWorks.com and Discovery Communications in 2009 as a staff writer. That same year, identifying a need for more intelligent digital media by and for women, she co-created Stuff Mom Never Told You and has since honed her expertise in women, gender and sex. Cristen also contributes to Huffington Post Women, and her writing has additionally appeared on Jezebel, Bitch, MSNBC and ABC News. Follow her on Twitter @CristenConger.