Friday May 29, 2020

Nadine O'Regan: Off Message

Ahead of Women’s Day, in an increasingly confusing age for feminism, it’s hard not to wish things were simpler – and yes, just sometimes, that the guy would pick up the bill

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

5th March, 2017
Should a woman on a first (or even second) date want the man to pay for dinner?

What’s it like being a feminist in 2017?

Tricky, to be honest. Well, at least that’s how it feels to me. I believe in equality of the sexes, so by definition I’m a feminist, but, as with any movement, feminism is a catch-all cultural term that incorporates many types of women, with many different life principles. There are hardliners. Then there are those who will barely acknowledge the word ‘feminist’ (the “I’m a feminist...

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