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Quit Like a Woman
The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol
Holly Whitaker - Dec 31, 2019
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The founder of a female-focused recovery program offers a radical new path to sobriety.“You don’t know how much you need this book, or maybe you do. Either way, it will save your life.”—Melissa Hartwig Urban, Whole30 co-founder and CEOWe live in a world obsessed with drinking. We drink at baby showers and work events, brunch and book club, graduati...
Sally Bergesen
Jul 09, 2020
Really enjoying this book about the intersection of feminism and sobriety.      source
Feminism is for Everybody
bell hooks - Dec 19, 2000
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What is feminism?In this short, accessible primer, Bell Hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression. With her characteristic clarity and directness, Hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their lives - to see that feminism is for everybody....
Sally Bergesen
Apr 09, 2019
This book is fire and @bellhooks’ writing is medicine. It’s a reminder that sisterhood starts at home: women must address “the enemy within” ie, our internalized sexism; and that we must “unlearn female self-hatred.” Waves of sad recognition, but also hope. ❤️      source