Andrea Dworkin

Andrea Dworkin

Camden, New Jersey
Andrea Dworkin
Camden, New Jersey
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Andrea Rita Dworkin (September 26, 1946 – April 9, 2005) was an American radical feminist and writer best known for her criticism of pornography, which she argued was linked to rape and other forms of violence against women.

An anti-war activist and anarchist in the late 1960s, Dworkin wrote 10 books on radical feminist theory and practice. Duri ...
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11 November 2014
No woman needs intercourse; few women escape it.
11 November 2014
Only when manhood is dead—and it will perish when ravaged femininity no longer sustains it—only then will we know what it is to be free.
11 November 2014
No phallic hero, no matter what he does to himself or to another to prove his courage, ever matches the solitary, existential courage of the woman who gives birth.
11 November 2014
Genocide begins, however improbably, in the conviction that classes of biological distinction indisputably sanction social and political discrimination.
11 November 2014
Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer.

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