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Founding Feminists: September 26, 1968

Founding Feminists: September 26, 1968

Their common purpose was to save the N.W.P.'s headquarters, and the property immediately surrounding it.
Founding Feminists: September 25, 1932

Founding Feminists: September 25, 1932

"This strange freak of legislation is merely a reaction against the employment of women on the part of men who, after all the remarkable work women have done, still cannot push aside their biased opinions and honestly consider the real good of the service."
Founding Feminists: September 24, 1917

Founding Feminists: September 24, 1917

Though Representative Joe Walsh, Republican of Massachusetts, called it yielding to "the nagging of iron-jawed angels," the militant tactics of the National Woman's Party seem to be paying off.
Founding Feminists: September 23, 1923

Founding Feminists: September 23, 1923

I have been as one crying in the wilderness to women of wealth and leisure to give over their pleasure and frivolities and do something to justify their existence. I have cried in vain. No reform ever appealed to people who have all they want.
Founding Feminists: September 20, 1973

Founding Feminists: September 20, 1973

Billie Jean King's 6-4, 6-3, 6-3 rout of Bobby Riggs earlier this evening was a major triumph for women in sports, and for the revitalized feminist movement itself.
Founding Feminists: September 19, 1893

Founding Feminists: September 19, 1893

In an unprecedented victory for the worldwide suffrage movement, the women of New Zealand won full voting rights today!
Founding Feminists: September 18, 1968

Founding Feminists: September 18, 1968

Alice Paul is in full fighting mode today.
Founding Feminists: September 17, 1909

Founding Feminists: September 17, 1909

Now that the nation's largest suffrage organization is situated in such a strategic location, and rent is not a burden, the future of the cause seems very bright.
Founding Feminists: September 16, 1918

Founding Feminists: September 16, 1918

There has been more progress in the past five years than in the sixty-five that preceded it, so "more of the same" by both factions should produce the result that all suffragists desire: "Votes for Women" in all 48 States, and permanently assured.
Founding Feminists: September 12, 1967

Founding Feminists: September 12, 1967

Are being quite young, very attractive, and an unmarried woman "bona fide occupational qualifications" for being a flight attendant?