Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

What Really Empowers Women?

The horned dilemma of the sexual revolution

woman holding cow skull in front of her face
Photo by Mallory Johndrow

A “horned dilemma” is a choice between two things, both of which are difficult and unpleasant. Another way of describing a horned dilemma is “being stuck between a rock and a hard place.”

We all encounter these sorts of dilemmas in life. As a woman, I encounter frequent dilemmas related to my gender and sexuality…



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