Being a Jew, one learns to believe in the reality of cruelty and one learns to recognize indifference to human suffering as a fact.
Men have defined the parameters of every subject. All feminist arguments, however radical in intent or consequence, are with or against assertions or premises implicit in the male system, which is made credible or authentic by the power of men to name.
Men are distinguished from women by their commitment to do violence rather than to be victimized by it.
Male supremacy is fused into the language, so that every sentence both heralds and affirms it.
Undernourished, intelligence becomes like the bloated belly of a starving child: swollen, filled with nothing the body can use.