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Any quote that has a couple brackets, such as [ and ], are added by the author of this website to include women.

“Postmodernism is an academic theory, originating in academia with an academic elite, not in the world of women and men, where feminist theory is rooted.” Dr. Catherine MacKinnon

“There is always a feeling of betrayal when people in your own group oppose you.” Dr. Catherine MacKinnon

“The totality of these relations of production constitutes the economic structure of society, the real foundation, on which arises a legal and political super structure…The mode of production of Material Life conditions the general process of social, political, and intellectual life.” Karl Marx, Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy. 1859

“Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.” Karl Marx

“Society does not consist of individuals but expresses the sum of interrelations, the relations within which these individuals stand.” Karl Marx

“From each according to his [their] abilities, to each according to his [their] needs. Karl Marx

All history has been a history of class struggles between dominated classes at various stages of social development. Friedrich Engels

“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men [and women] to do nothing.” Edmund Burke

“All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.” Edmund Burke

“Nobody made a greater mistake than [s/]he who did nothing because [s/]he could do only a little.” Edmund Burke

 

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