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This Is What A Feminist Looks Like

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"I call myself a feminist. Isn't that what you call someone who fights for women's rights?" said the Dalai Lama to an audience in Memphis yesterday. "We all come from the same mother. That creates the basis for compassion." [FeministLawProfessors]

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tiredfairy
tiredfairy

I've had enormous respect for him since, years ago, he admitted that even Buddhsim has some inherent sexism issues and misogyny. And that it needed to change. That, my friends, is what a world/spiritual leader should be like. Him and Jimmy Carter are my favorite men in the public eye right now.