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Betty Friedan | Betty Friedan

gloria-feldt's picture
As second wave feminism gathered peak velocity forty years ago, the late bombastic and behatted Congresswoman (D-NY) Bella Abzug persuaded Congress to designate August 26th as Women’s Equality Day. It recognized the 19th Amendment to the Constitution that in 1920 gave all U.S. women the right to...
katherine-mcwilliams's picture
It's just the same old thing.  Here it is on a rainy Sunday afternoon and I'm reading...and torn between two books.  I was never required nor encouraged to take a Women's Studies course in which I might have read in whole or in part The Feminine Mystique so I recently took it upon myself to read...