Germaine Greer

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Germaine Greer (born 29 January 1939) is an Australian academic and journalist, and was a major feminist voice of the mid-20th century.

Greer's ideas have created controversy ever since her book The Female Eunuch became an international best-seller in 1970, turning her into a household name and bringing her both adulation and opposition. She is ...

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11 November 2014

Women are reputed never to be disgusted. The sad fact is that they often are, but not with men; following the lead of men, they are most often disgusted with themselves.

11 November 2014

Every time a man unburdens his heart to a stranger he reaffirms the love that unites humanity.

11 November 2014

Where else in the world is a generous man defined as one who would give you his arsehole and shit through his ribs?

11 November 2014

Human beings have an inalienable right to invent themselves; when that right is pre-empted it is called brain-washing.

11 November 2014

Perhaps ... women have always been in closer contact with reality than men: it would seem to be the just recompense for being deprived of idealism.

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