Quotation by Shulamith Firestone

The bar is the male kingdom. For centuries it was the bastion of male privilege, the gathering place for men away from their women, a place where men could go to freely indulge in The Bull Session ... the release of the guilty anxiety of the oppressor class.
Shulamith Firestone (b. 1945), Canadian–American author, editor. "The Bar as Microcosm," Voices from Women's Liberation, ed. Leslie B. Tanner (1970).
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