Quotations by Charlotte Bunch
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Born: Friday, October 13, 1944
America is like an unfaithful love who promises us more than we got.
(Keywords: Love, America, Promises)
As a human rights issue, the effort to end violence against women becomes a government's obligation, not just a good idea.
(Keywords: Women, Idea, Government, Effort, End, Rights, Human rights, Obligation, Violence)
Feminism is an entire world view or gestalt, not just a laundry list of women's issues.
(Keywords: Women, Feminism, World)
I'd make a comment at a meeting and nobody would even acknowledge me. Then some man would say the same thing and they'd all nod.
(Keywords: Man, Meeting)
Our very strength as lesbians lies in the fact that we are outside of patriarchy; our existence challenges its life.
(Keywords: Life, Strength, Existence, Fact, Lies)
People learn to lead because they care about something.
(Keywords: People, Care)
Sexual, racial, gender violence and other forms of discrimination and violence in a culture cannot be eliminated without changing culture.
(Keywords: Culture, Discrimination, Gender, Violence)
There is no private domain of a person's life that is not political, and there is no political issue that is not ultimately personal.
We need women leaders. But we need them to have a vision for something.
(Keywords: Women, Vision, Leaders)
What is being called the UN 'gender architecture' is more like a shack. Women need a bigger global house if equality is ever to become a reality.
(Keywords: Equality, Women, Architecture, Being, Reality)
Women have a lot to say about how to advance women's rights, and governments need to learn from that, listen to the movement and respond.
(Keywords: Women, Rights)