WWPI Quote: Week 25 (June 18)


Gloria Steinem is an American feminist journalist and social political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader and a spokeswoman for the American feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 1970s. She was a columnist for New York magazine, and a co-founder of Ms. magazine. In 1969, she published an article, "After Black Power, Women's Liberation", which brought her to national fame as a feminist leader. In 2005, Steinem, Jane Fonda, and Robin Morgan co-founded the Women's Media Center, an organization that "works to make women visible and powerful in the media".As of May 2018, Steinem traveled internationally as an organizer and lecturer, and was a media spokeswoman on issues of equality. More info