Shulamith Firestone

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Shulamith Firestone (born 1945) is a Jewish Canadian-born feminist.


  • In the radical feminist view, the new feminism is not just the revival of a serious political movement for social equality. It is the second wave of the most important revolution in history.
  • Freudianism has become, with its confessionals and penance, its proselytes and converts, with the millions spent on its upkeep, our modern Church.
  • Power, however it has evolved, whatever its origins, will not be given up without a struggle.
  • The end goal of the feminist revolution is the elimination of the sex distinction itself.
  • Pregnancy is barbaric, and childbirth hurts... like shitting a pumpkin.

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