President Obama Explains Exactly Why He Is Definitely A 'Feminist' In Enlightening Essay For Glamour! Take That, SJP!
In an op-ed published Thursday by Glamour, the President reiterated his commitment to gender equality, and explained why he proudly calls himself a feminist.
POTUS explained that it is "important" for his daughters Sasha and Malia to see their father (and president) as a supporter of the feminist movement, because "now that's what they expect of all men."
Speaking on how feminism impacts families, the President highlighted the positive effects that "dad feminism" has on their daughters — a theme that was heavily hit during Hillary Clinton's nomination at the Democratic National Convention.
Obama also explained that his feminist roots were firmly planted as he was raised by two strong women, his mother and his grandmother. He wrote: