I wasn’t raised to be a feminist.
My mother wanted me to be dulce, a sweet girl—an obedient daughter.
But in the early 1990s, I went to college, took a women’s studies course, and fell in love with a woman.
As a lesbian feminist, I didn’t have to be dulce. I could find my own voice.
On Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 7 p.m., The Pride Center presents On the Front Lines of Feminism, a discussion about the Women’s Movement in the 1970s. Sponsors for the event include Women In Network (WIN), Women with Pride, Planned Parenthood, the National Organization for Women (NOW) in Broward County and Palm Beach County, BLAST: Women of West Palm Beach, Boca Rap Group, and Veteran Feminists of America.
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