Facts about Andrea Dworkin

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Andrea Dworkin was a famous Critic from USA, who lived between September 26, 1946 and April 9, 2005. He/she became 58 years old.

Zodiac etc.

He/she is born under the zodiac libra, who is known for Balance, Justice, Truth, Beauty, Perfection. Our collection contains 28 quotes who is written / told by Andrea.

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Famous quotes by Andrea Dworkin (28)


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"No woman needs intercourse; few women escape it"
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"Men who want to support women in our struggle for freedom and justice should understand that it is not terrifically important to us that they learn to cry; it is important to us that they stop the crimes of violence against us"
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"Men are distinguished from women by their commitment to do violence rather than to be victimized by it"
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"Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer"
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"Childbearing is glorified in part because women die from it"
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"As long as there is rape... there is not going to be any peace or justice or equality or freedom. You are not going to become what you want to become or who you want to become. You are not going to live in the world you want to live in"
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"Only when manhood is dead - and it will perish when ravaged femininity no longer sustains it - only then will we know what it is to be free"
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"Women have been taught that, for us, the earth is flat, and that if we venture out, we will fall off the edge. Some of us have ventured out nevertheless, and so far we have not fallen off. It is my faith, my feminist faith, that we will not"
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"Woman is not born: she is made. In the making, her humanity is destroyed. She becomes symbol of this, symbol of that: mother of the earth, slut of the universe; but she never becomes herself because it is forbidden for her to do so"
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"Undernourished, intelligence becomes like the bloated belly of a starving child: swollen, filled with nothing the body can use"
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"The genius of any slave system is found in the dynamics which isolate slaves from each other, obscure the reality of a common condition, and make united rebellion against the oppressor inconceivable"
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"The argument between wives and whores is an old one; each one thinking that whatever she is, at least she is not the other"
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"Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating"
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""Women's fashion" is a euphemism for fashion created by men for women"
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"You think intercourse is a private act; it's not, it's a social act. Men are sexually predatory in life; and women are sexually manipulative. When two individuals come together and leave their gender outside the bedroom door, then they make love"
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"While gossip among women is universally ridiculed as low and trivial, gossip among men, especially if it is about women, is called theory, or idea, or fact"
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"The common erotic project of destroying women makes it possible for men to unite into a brotherhood; this project is the only firm and trustworthy groundwork for cooperation among males and all male bonding is based on it"
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"Male supremacy is fused into the language, so that every sentence both heralds and affirms it"
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"A commitment to sexual equality with males is a commitment to becoming the rich instead of the poor, the rapist instead of the raped, the murderer instead of the murdered"
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"Men have defined the parameters of every subject. All feminist arguments, however radical in intent or consequence, are with or against assertions or premises implicit in the male system, which is made credible or authentic by the power of men to name"
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"Women, for centuries not having access to pornography and now unable to bear looking at the muck on the supermarket shelves, are astonished. Women do not believe that men believe what pornography says about women. But they do. From the worst to the best of them, they do"
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"Seduction is often difficult to distinguish from rape. In seduction, the rapist often bothers to buy a bottle of wine"
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"Men know everything - all of them - all the time - no matter how stupid or inexperienced or arrogant or ignorant they are"
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"Poetry, the genre of purest beauty, was born of a truncated woman: her head severed from her body with a sword, a symbolic penis"
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"Money speaks, but it speaks with a male voice"
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"Marriage as an institution developed from rape as a practice. Rape, originally defined as abduction, became marriage by capture. Marriage meant the taking was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership"
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"Genocide begins, however improbably, in the conviction that classes of biological distinction indisputably sanction social and political discrimination"
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"Being a Jew, one learns to believe in the reality of cruelty and one learns to recognize indifference to human suffering as a fact"


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