Daily Archives: October 7, 2018

TO MY DAUGHTER

After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor, it is said that Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto became uneasy…and then said, “I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve.” Whether he said it exactly like that–or even spoke the words at all; I believe it accurately describes the October 6, 2018 nature of the women’s movement. This is but a single setback that will soon be pushed over by your generation. I have no doubt that more will change in the next 5 years than has changed in the past 100. Don’t ever flinch–just keep fighting…

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in to testify at Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington