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- Nancy Pelosi: Deporting kids un-Christian, sends them ‘into a burning building’
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- Feds sue Pennsylvania State Police over women’s fitness tests
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- Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed
- Mississippi abortion law can’t be enforced
- Teacher who survived Sandy Hook has book deal
Topic - Betty Friedan
Fifty years ago, Betty Friedan described the suburban woman as the unhappy housewife. She lacked challenging choices. Her abilities and identities were attached to her kitchen.
This month, Betty Friedan’s “The Feminine Mystique” celebrates 50 years of influence. In 2013, we live in the world Friedan built. More women go to, and graduate from, college than men. Hanna Rosin’s recent book “The End of Men” trumpets that women dominate 20 of the 30 fastest growing sectors of the economy.
The fight for women's equality first had to argue that it was a fight worth having.
Helen Gurley Brown, the longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine who invited millions of women to join the sexual revolution, has died at age 90.
Helen Gurley Brown, the longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine who invited millions of women to join the sexual revolution, has died. She was 90.
Helen Gurley Brown, the editor who made Cosmopolitan magazine into a single girl's handbook of sex and glamour, has died. She was 90.
Long before the phenomenon of Carrie Bradshaw and "Sex and the City," there was Helen Gurley Brown, editor of Cosmopolitan magazine.
Betty Friedan warned that second-phase feminism should not ignore family life, the Daniels episode is an example of heeding that lesson.
For instance, kicking off the second wave of feminism with her 1963 classic, "The Feminine Mystique," Betty Friedan wrote that stay-at-home mothers were kept in a "comfortable concentration camp" and made into "walking corpses."