"It is true, atheists could well be (and a few of them are) misogynist assholes, or racists, or nihilists, or whatever; an atheist is a person who does not believe in god, period. Humanists on the other hand, are both secular (atheistic, too) but…"
"I don't agree with the lady's conclusion where she equates feminism and atheism.
I think racism and sexism are humanist issues, not atheist issues. Religion attempts to cripple everyone equally. The racism and sexism it appears to promotes…"
"A feminist man is not a contradiction in terms. Feminist simply means accepting, agreeing, adhering (and hopefully promoting) woman's equality. I know many men who consider themselves feminists. They are all over the internet,…"
"She raises alot of issues; onethat stuck to my mind is integrating the emotional with the intellectual. She alo raises the issue of the young girl with the Carl Sagan book which has been much written about on this site; she also raises the…"
"I like the metaphor you are using to try to get the message across. I often use the parallel of racism to demonstrate sexism, but I'm not sure why, it does not seem to help. Many people fail to see the parallel. Fortunately, there were a lot of…"
A group for atheist, freethinking, secular women (and men) who want to discuss, rant or just vent their feelings about the oppression and patriarchy of religion and support each other in fighting it and many other things that oppress women.See More
We aim to discuss all gender issues, not just women issues. Society views of gender affects us from birth. It is the biggest divide between people. We welcome issues relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. See More