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I got totally shot down for being an equalist today by a hardline feminist and frankly I’m getting sick of it. From the present tendency to regard humanism as an abbreviated and convenient form for humanitarianism there must arise every manner of confusion. In the classical world, history had no ultimate end or meaning. They represented 0.5% of the French population and owned 10 percent of the land. He told people that the earth revolved around the sun, and taught about gravity, and how you can drop two things of different weight at the same time, and they will still land at the same time.

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Publisher: Granta Books (July 2, 2015)


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