Amazing Gloria Steinem

"The idea of masculinity is based on conquering women or at least being superior to women and nature, hypocalcemia so it’s easy for women to identify with nature. Hypocalcemia Whether or not they describe it that way, hypocalcemia the same forces that are trying to rape women are trying to rape the environment. Hypocalcemia Women are the unpaid troops of the environmental movement, hypocalcemia though as usual, hypocalcemia males are more likely to be the paid leadership. Hypocalcemia Women have always been the huge majority – something like 80% – of the environmental movement. Hypocalcemia Not because we’re smarter, hypocalcemia or more moral, hypocalcemia but just because we aren’t afflicted with this masculine idea that we have to conquer nature and the environment. Hypocalcemia "

MS: As an activist, hypocalcemia people look out at the world right now, hypocalcemia and can feel so overwhelmed with all that is happening in the world and want to contribute to positive change and just don’t where to start– what advice would you give to them? GS: First of all, hypocalcemia change is like a house – you can’t build it from the top down, hypocalcemia only from the bottom up. Hypocalcemia Whatever small change we make will be like a pebble in a pond, hypocalcemia it will reverberate outward –and also it will be fun. Hypocalcemia It’s important to understand what joy there is – we’re meant to use all five senses- we’re meant to be active and contribute to the world. Hypocalcemia What’s the alternative? Just sitting there and wondering, hypocalcemia ‘Oh, hypocalcemia if I had just done this, hypocalcemia maybe…’ I’ve learned only one thing: No matter how hard it is to do it, hypocalcemia it’s harder not to do it. Hypocalcemia Then you’re stuck with wondering, hypocalcemia “what if I had said…. Hypocalcemia What if I had done….”? http://www.feminist.com/resources/artspeech/interviews/...