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Commentary: Modern women’s roles — Two views

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Feminism’s third wave should strive for true equality

By Emily Cieslak

Apple Leaf news editor

Women can have successful careers, fulfill their lives without marriage or children, and have men make them sandwiches. What more could we want?

A lot, actually.

As Timothy Leary, an American psychologist, once said, “Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.” The first wave of feminism focused on voting rights, the second wave focused on sexuality and reproductive rights, and while the…

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