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Feminism doesn’t need men. It needs economics

By Jim Pollard  

Jim Pollard's original article claimed men had done better out of feminism

For whatever reason, Laurie Penny seems to have misread my article in the March issue of Prospect, “Why Feminism Favours Men.”

I agree that feminism was supposed to be about liberating both sexes from traditional gender roles, and the point that I was making was that, to an extent, this has happened. Our increased sexual openness was one example. I certainly never said women were not…

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