Tag Archives: Gloria Steinem

On the Road with Gloria

Travel, says Gloria Steinem  in her memoir, My Life on the Road, is messy. You never know what can happen and more importantly, who you’ll meet. For Steinem, nearly 82, travel has been part of her entire life, beginning in childhood … Continue reading

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Taxing Tampons: A Call to Feminists?

Maybe the next wave of feminists will be found fighting taxes on tampons. Young women today have grown up with many of the major battles of the movement won by their fore-sisters. Title IX, access to birth control and abortion, … Continue reading

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Repost: NBC’s “The Playboy Club”: Comments

https://cyclingrandma.wordpress.com/2011/09/15/ Important history; please share.

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NBC’s “Playboy” Show: Empowering Women? Not!

“A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.”  Gloria Steinem When my eldest son began his freshman year at a liberal arts college, he proudly donned a t-shirt emblazoned with the slogan: “This … Continue reading

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