Welfare, she said, was like a super sexist marriage. You trade in a man, for a man. The man controls everything...controls your money.
No woman can be liberated until all women get off their knees.
Perhaps then they could create nuggets of strength in their own relationships. Millions of pockets of insurrection. They could revolutionize thought and behavior in exactly that seclusion of family privacy which the system had counted on to do its work of control and indoctrination.
And together, instead of at odds, male, female, parents, children...they could undertake the changing of society itself.
It was a time of uprisings.