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Fundamentally, I say “you, go girls” It’s interesting for me as a middle-aged feminist and mother to observe feminism coming back to the fore. I support this new wave, but I also see that it fails to address certain aspects of women’s lives. If you look back over the past 100 years, there has always been a pendulum effect in feminism. Every time there’s a push forward, a backlash follows. There was a long period when feminism was declared dead—now this generation has come of age and is defining women’s liberation on their own terms.

There is an explosion of…

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