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Gloria Steinem the Humanist

Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem

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# Possibly Spiritual
14 Aug 2012

In an interview with The Humanist, Gloria Steinem said

Yes, a humanist except that humanism sometimes is not seen as inclusive of spirituality. To me, spirituality is the opposite of religion. It’s the belief that all living things share some value. So I would include the word spiritual just because it feels more inclusive to me. Native Americans do this when they offer thanks to Mother Earth and praise the interconnectedness of “the two-legged and the four, the feathered and the clawed,” and so on. It’s lovely.
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This user contribution was reformatted and added to the record of Gloria Steinem's views on 13 Jun 2022.