Against "sweatshop feminism"

Key take-away from Hester Eisenstein's excellent piece on the phenomenon of "sweatshop feminism": 

This belief in the transformative power of individual women and girls is a cynical use of feminist, or rather pseudo-feminist, ideology. The creation of national wealth and a rising standard of living is, by and large, the result of state-led development, not the upshot of small loans or job training for women.

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