Best Quotes from Charlotte Bunch

Sexual, racial, gender violence and other forms of discrimination and violence in a culture cannot be eliminated without changing culture.

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As a human rights issue, the effort to end violence against women becomes a government’s obligation, not just a good idea.

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Women have a lot to say about how to advance women’s rights, and governments need to learn from that, listen to the movement and respond.

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America is like an unfaithful love who promises us more than we got.

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People learn to lead because they care about something.

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There is no private domain of a person’s life that is not political, and there is no political issue that is not ultimately personal.

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We need women leaders. But we need them to have a vision for something.

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Our very strength as lesbians lies in the fact that we are outside of patriarchy; our existence challenges its life.

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Feminism is an entire world view or gestalt, not just a laundry list of women’s issues.

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I’d make a comment at a meeting and nobody would even acknowledge me. Then some man would say the same thing and they’d all nod.

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What is being called the UN ‘gender architecture’ is more like a shack. Women need a bigger global house if equality is ever to become a reality.

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