Quotation by Andrea Dworkin

The fact that we are all trained to be mothers from infancy on means that we are all trained to devote our lives to men, whether they are our sons or not; that we are all trained to force other women to exemplify the lack of qualities which characterizes the cultural construct of femininity.
Andrea Dworkin (b. 1946), U.S. feminist, critic. Speech, March 12, 1975, Queens College, City University of New York. "The Sexual Politics of Fear and Courage," ch. 5, Our Blood (1976).
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