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She criticized bourgeois feminists for prioritizing political goals, such as women's suffrage, that would provide political equality for bourgeois women but would do little to address the immediate conditions of working-class women, and was further distrustful that bourgeois champions of feminism would continue to support their working class counterparts after succeeding in their struggle for "general women's" rights, as exemplified by the following quote:

"Class instinct – whatever the feminists say – always shows itself to be more powerful than the noble enthusiasms of "above-class" politics. So long as the bourgeois women and their [proletarian] "younger sisters" are equal in their inequality, the former can, with complete sincerity, make great efforts to defend the general interests of women. But once the barrier is down and the bourgeois women have received access to political activity, the recent defenders of the "rights of all women" become enthusiastic defenders of the privileges of their class, content to leave the younger sisters with no rights at all. Thus, when the feminists talk to working women about the need for a common struggle to realise some "general women’s" principle, women of the working class are naturally distrustful."

It's crazy how true this is. Liberal feminism is truly a movement by and for the elite.

Kollontai is known for her advocacy of free love. However, this does not mean that she advocated casual sexual encounters; indeed, she believed that due to the inequality between men and women that persisted under socialism, such encounters would lead to women being exploited, and being left to raise children alone.

That's basically exactly what happened. Can she see the future?!

I'm stunned by how relevant her work still is in 2022! All her critiques of "Bourgeois Feminism" (Libfems) still ring true. Her work is available here for free in English if you want to read through it: https://www.marxists.org/archive/kollonta/index.htm

There's also historian Kristen Ghodsee's "AK 47" podcast where she goes through the readings and provides context/thoughts about how they apply today. I've gotten a fair bit through the podcast and love it!: https://kristenghodsee.com/podcast

Thanks for the recommendation, I will check out that podcast!