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The Bechdel Test, a simple set of three guidelines by which to gauge female representation in a film: 1. Are there two or more named female characters? 2. Do they talk to each other? 3. If so, do they talk about something other than a man?”
My sister originally told me about this. It’s pretty hard to find films that pass (unless they’re lesbian movies ;)).
I’ll stop being a feminist when
The guy who told me “Nice rack” outside of Bar Reis apologizes for what he said without me having to snap back at him or tell him he’s out of line.
My 6th grade classmate can go back to her childhood and feel like she doesn’t have to flash her boobs to her crush in the school cafeteria, because he asked nicely, even though she didn’t want to.
The man who told my friend “Nice to see a woman thinking, that doesn’t happen much” quivers in fear at the force of her wisdom and intelligence and doesn’t dare open his mouth with anything other than “what a brilliant idea…”.