"When we talk about feminism in mass media it's treated as one thing, but in the classroom we talk about feminisms, because there are lots of feminisms and fem-theories, and feminists have disagreed about what the future looks like since feminism was invented."When it comes to dating, women reported that the rise in gender equality "has made me pickier about potential dates," and "makes me feel more empowered in my dating life.” Shehan said many women may feel better able to better navigate the dating world because they feel like they are on equal playing ground with men.
A majority of men believe that feminism has changed dating for the better, with only 35% saying that the rise of gender equality has made dating worse, according to data from Match's Singles in America survey, which was resurfaced for International Women’s Day.
But while singles agree gender equality is a good thing, there’s still some confusion about what “feminism” actually means.
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