Feminism; Marxism; Leninism
There is a pretty severe determinism to this which is heavily reminiscent of the cruder versions of Marxism.
The part-capture of the Labour Party
As I inferred earlier, elements of this narrative are institutionalised into the Labour Party, primarily through the Labour Women’s Network (LWN), the members of which one of its organisers Kirsty MacNeill openly refers to as a “cadre”. (Cadre is the word used by Marxist-Leninists for the elite vanguard of revolutionaries meant to lead the Communist Party towards a workers’ revolution).
Seeking Better Ways
At the beginning of this article I highlighted a few examples of how current feminist practices are not meeting with unadulterated approval from most women: indeed, quite the opposite.