There once was an XX who named itself YY,
(Being gender fluid made her mother cry),
Then YY had a baby,
And was no longer gender hazy,
Mother’s Day and Joy made her cry.
© Jennifer A. Johnson, 2017, All Rights Reserved
You won’t find this in a Hallmark card:
“Listen, what causes climate deprivation is population,” she said. “If we had not been systematically forcing women to have children they don’t want or can’t care for over the 500 years of patriarchy, we wouldn’t have the climate problems that we have. That’s the fundamental cause of climate change. Even if the Vatican doesn’t tell us that. In addition to that, because women are the major agricultural workers in the world, and also the carriers of water and the feeders of families and so on, it’s a disproportionate burden.” Steinem (emphasis added)
OK, then. Feminism is not for me – too Malthusian and barbarous and ungodly. God said be fruitful and multiply. Steinem says be abortive to serve Gaia.