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Sarah McLachlan on the F-Word, ‘Feminism’
April 3, 2012
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Sarah McLachlan on why her attempt to resurrect Lilith Fair didn't work... and why (despite what some young people might think) feminism is still relevant today.

GS: "The mindset of a 24 year old ticket buyer today... is their relationship to feminism a different thing than it was back then?"

SM: "Yes, I think there's a little more complacency with the younger women coming up today. I'm probably going to get myself in trouble here... I think that so much ground work has already been laid, and there's this sense of ease, like "We're all equal now"... but no - there's still such a ceiling, and there's so many opportunities and jobs that aren't open to women and they're not getting paid as much."

GS: "They're not getting equal pay in this country..."

SM: "No, they're not getting equal pay in this country - and if you look at that, it's pretty much across the board in most industries."


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