Susan Griffin Quote

In the system of chivalry, men protect women against men. This is not unlike the protection relationship which [organized crime] established with small businesses in the early part of this century. Indeed, chivalry is an age-old protection racket which depends for its existence on rape.


Rape, the power of consciousness (ed. Harpercollins, 1979) - ISBN: 9780062503503

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In the system of chivalry, men protect women against men. This is not unlike the protection relationship which [organized crime] established with...

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In the system of chivalry, men protect women against men. This is not unlike the protection relationship which [organized crime] established with...

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In the system of chivalry, men protect women against men. This is not unlike the protection relationship which [organized crime] established with...

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In the system of chivalry, men protect women against men. This is not unlike the protection relationship which [organized crime] established with...