Parrot, Andrea & Cummings, Nina. Forsaken Females: The Gobal Brutalization of Women. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. 2006, (p. 27)
And yet mainstream feminists would have us believe that the institution of [hetero] marriage can be “feminist” and the “choice” made by a woman [to marry a man] is immune to any feminist criticism. Idiots…marriage was an institution created by- and for men to exploit and control women and children, hence why women are still expected— and many do— take their husband’s name. Property exchange. Women “don’t own” their surnames in a heteropatriarchal society. Her surname denotes whether her father or husband “owns” her.