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That’s all well and good, but framing alone won’t fix the problem. The problem is structural, both in the make-up of feminist leadership, and in the dominance of men as the leaders funders turn to when liberals periodically deduce that there’s a problem with the liberal and progressive political infrastructure.

Resistance to the anti-woman Trump agenda and the reconstitution of a grassroots women’s movement will require ways of listening and organizing that have long been absent (or at best, not strong enough) in liberal and progressive politics.

Resistance to the anti-woman Trump agenda and the reconstitution of a grassroots women’s movement will require ways of listening and organizing that have long been absent (or at best, not strong enough) in liberal and progressive politics.

While Chira is right that certain issues long relegated to the feminist sphere can likely be reframed as economic measures designed to aid all families, there’s far more to the feminist agenda than economic issues, and the economic fixes applied in the name of feminism often do not take into account the needs of working-class women and women of color. The assault on women’s reproductive health and rights that has been ongoing for decades is about to get a major boost under Trump, who has said he would like to see Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court case that legalized abortion nationwide, overturned. He’ll have the opportunity to appoint justices who are inclined to do just that.

Republicans in Congress have long shown hostility to protecting women from domestic violence. And the continuous hole-poking at the social safety net, such as attempts to gut nutrition assistance programs, is nothing short of an assault on the very sustenance of women and children.

No, feminism isn’t over, but it needs to change - @addiestan