Betty Friedan

Opinion
Controversial think pieces aren't the enemy. The real foe of the Me Too movement hasn’t even arrived yet.
Women
Although we may not each have Wonder Woman’s superpowers, we each possess the ability to change the world. Each of the women
Women
I marched for my right to sign a deed to a house or a contract on a car, using my own name
Women
As a young child, I had mixed reactions to the concept of feminism.
Women
It's not the kids who are at fault for "ruining" their mother's lives. You can instead thank a feminist movement that has failed women.
Women
When I arrived at my signing, I spotted a long table with a stack of my books, pens at the ready, and a small framed poster of the book's jacket with my photo attached. It should have been obvious that I was an author doing a signing, but a surreal reality descended.
Politics
No celebration of Women's History Month would be complete without acknowledging the extraordinary achievements of Charlotte Perkins Gilman. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, Gilman was the most important feminist thinker in the United States.
Women
In 1971 in Cambridge, Female Liberation began publishing The Second Wave Magazine: A Magazine for the New Feminism. Zooming
Women
From the very beginning of Friedan's thinking about a brave new world for women, she wanted men to be included, to be part of the conversation of women's liberation.
Women
She is not perfect, and she does not want to be. She wants us to realize that women are complex, flawed. This is what makes us powerful. Rose is a "bad feminist because [she is] human." Like Roxane Gay. Like me.
Women
Forty-nine years ago today, something awesome happened. Here are eight things that the organization has successfully helped
Politics
Although none of these 20 women were elected to office, they all had a great influence on public opinion and public policy. The reformers profiled below exercised influence not only because of the number of people they mobilized, but also because of the moral force of their ideas.
Entertainment
Now that Betty's story is literally ending, we see her going back to school -- but it is no coincidence that her efforts for self-fulfillment are going to be cut short.
The World Post
I couldn't help myself but to feel the pulse of excitement while watching the flick Makers: Women Who Make America, a movie about the "breakout" of the housewives to careerwives, highlighting Women's Lib, Ms. Magazine's impact on society, and the March for Equality.
Women
The following women are among the 15 candidates that you can vote on to be the face on the $20 bill. All 15 have been inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame
Women
Dore documents the hilarity, excitement and outright boldness (along with the scandalous moments) of the Movement. If you thought for one moment these women lacked chutzpah, Dore quickly disabuses you of the notion.
Entertainment
As the film so ably shows us, it's not just that she's beautiful when she's angry... it's that she's beautiful when she's out in the streets, fighting for her rights, struggling to make the world a better place.
Divorce
Imagine the stigma endured by the following nine lady divorcées, who came of age prior to women's liberation. Employment prospects were limited, yet they forged remarkable professional legacies that have far outlasted any societal backlash they suffered from divorce.