- There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
- Idealistically, everything should work as you planed it to. Realistically, it depends on how idealistic you are as to the measure of success.
- Better to be a pessimist before, and an optimist afterwords.
In this case, it seems equality was prized above independence. There are other situations, such as female-only marches like Reclaim The Night, where the opposite is true.In addition to being about equality, feminism also purports to be about independence and freedom for women. And unfortunately, when feminism lends itself to corporations so that the corporations can associate the notions of independence and freedom with the consumption of corporate commodities, it does not make women free and independent.
The truth may be out there, but lies are in your head. ~Terry Pratchett
A screaming comes across the sky.
It has happened before, but there is nothing to compare it to now.Pynchon - Gravity's Rainbow