leenie909 Eileen Sarett-Cuasay:
#feministwishlist For people to realize that women are not a “special interest group.” We’re half the planet.
c_quigley Christine Quigley:
#feministwishlist To give men equal parental leave opportunities so new families can choose what works for them.
sweetmachineSP Sweet Machine: For clothing and bras of all sizes to be sold in the same stores and cost the same at each size.
louisebrealey Louise Brealey: For men who’re not feminists to explain to the women in their lives why they don’t believe in equality for women.
#feministwishlist To never hear the word feminist used as though it were a slur, and treated as though it were a shameful thing to be.
PinkStinksUK Pinkstinks: For women and girls to be judged on what they say and do and not on what they look like – that’ll be the day
MissEllieMae Ellie Mae O’Hagan: Not to hear the response ‘don’t worry, you’ll change your mind’ when I say I don’t want children.
#feministwishlist & To no longer be told I need to ‘get a sense of humour’ when I object to something sexist. #feministwishlist
AmandaMarcotte Amanda Marcotte: That being childless or single isn’t considered a tragedy for women.
sillypunk sillypunk: For their just to be a toys section instead of a girls and boys toy section
eeleach Elizabeth Eva Leach: For people not to tell me that something *can’t* be sexist because lots of women they know do, say, or don’t mind it.
boudledidge Hannah M: To see people stop using the term “real women”
DawnHFoster Eoin McLove: To be able to eat a meal without people suggesting I should express guilt and anguish about everything I consume.
giagia Gia Milinovich: If I open a door for you, please walk through it. Even if you’re a man. I’m just being nice to a fellow human being.
viragotweets Virago Tweets: No FGM
sallycow Sally Ford:
@giagia permanent deletion of the term “frape” for the comedic hijacking of a friend’s facebook profile. #FeministWishList
viragotweets Virago Tweets: For women and men to pursue one another equally, rather than one being forced into passivity by socialised ‘rules’
giagia Gia Milinovich: If I choose stay home & raise my kids instead of work, it’s my choice & I’m VERY lucky I’m able to do it. Don’t judge me.
viragotweets Virago Tweets: Being judged on my abilities, not my gender or my age
beckypants Becky Pants: *gets wishing* RT
@giagia Along with ‘no more rape threats online’ the following are a few little things from my #FeministWishList Add yours
emawithonem Ema Holt: not being told how to be, or be patronised by men
ChewwyLee Chloe Kinrade-Thomas:
#feministwishlist to see my Dad and have him ask how my PhD is going, not ask how much I weigh right now
evaDrD Dr Dave:
#feministwishlist a gender neutral term for men who agree with feminism’s desire for equality. FeMANist?
MilkChocGrrrl Gaju Muhigi: I want to live in a world where people focus on women’s accomplishments rather than their looks.
HolzmanTweed Dan Holzman-Tweed: Men thinking in terms of having women’s backs rather than protecting them.
eveibelieve Jenny Howe: To simply be respected for my intellect and abilities rather than my dress sense