Explore the Women's Movement:

1970 Friedan

 

Follow the Women Who Make America through the decades  – from the 1950s housewife to the Women's Liberation Movement to the leaders of today. Find out what inspires them and how they got involved in one of the most sweeping social revolutions in our country’s history.

 

Explore:

 

the 1950s with Judy Bloom and Sandra Day O'Connor

 

the 1960s with Gloria Steinem and Katherine Switzer

 

the 1970s with Maria Pepe and Sarah Weddington

 

the 1980s with Barbara Burns and Dr. Susan Love

 

the 1990s with Hillary Clinton and Abigail Pogrebin

 

the 2000s with Marissa Mayer and Sheryl Sandberg

 

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