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Rantings of a Sandmonkey

Be forewarned: The writer of this blog is an extremely cynical, snarky, pro-US, secular, libertarian, disgruntled sandmonkey. If this is your cup of tea, please enjoy your stay here. If not, please sod off

Friday, December 02, 2005

conservative is different than sexist

This pisses me off: Two businesswomen have become Saudi Arabia's first female elected officials, a historic step in a deeply conservative country where women are largely barred from public life. Conservative isn't the right word here. The right word is more like sexist, misogynistic, chauvenistic, or any of those other big words that describe men who think of women as nothing more than walking vaginas that they teach in women studies classes. Conservative isn't the word though, sorry!


At 12/02/2005 10:47:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

As a conservative Woman I 1000% agree with you! There is a tremendous divide between the word Conservative and what they describe!

At 12/03/2005 05:45:00 AM, Blogger ArmyArtilleryWife said...

It does fit the literal definition...as in resistant to change or slow to change.


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