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Betty Friedan was an American writer, activist, and feminist. A leading figure in the women's movement in the United States, her 1963 book The Feminine Mystique is often credited with sparking the second wave of American feminism in the 20th century. In 1966, Friedan ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Feminine_Mystique

The Feminine Mystique is a book written by Betty Friedan which is widely credited with sparking the beginning of second-wave feminism in the United States. It was published on February 19, 1963 by W. W. Norton. In 1957, Friedan was asked to conduct a survey of her former Smith College classmates for their 15th ...

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Friedan also fought for abortion rights by establishing the National Association for the Repeal of Abortion Laws (now known as NARAL Pro-Choice America) in 1969. She wanted women to have a greater role in the political process. With such other leading feminists as Gloria Steinem and Bella Abzug, Friedan helped create ...

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Feb 27, 2018 ... Explore the life of women's rights activist Betty Friedan, who wrote The Feminine Mystique and co-founded the National Organization for Women, ... also fought for abortion rights by establishing the National Association for the Repeal of Abortion Laws (now known as NARAL Pro-Choice America) in 1969.

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Mar 24, 2010 ... In this clip from 1964, feminist Betty Friedan explains how men have benefited from women's liberation. Friedan was a leading figure in the women's movement in the U.S., with her 1963 book The Feminine Mystique often credited with sparking a new wave of feminism. For more classic clips, go to ...

www.nwhm.org/education-resources/biographies/betty-friedan

Journalist, activist, and co-founder of the National Organization for Women, Betty Friedan was one of the early leaders of the women's rights movement of the 1960s and 1970s. Her 1963 best-selling book, The Feminine Mystique, gave voice to millions of American women's frustrations with their limited gender roles and ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Betty-Friedan

Betty Friedan, née Bettye Naomi Goldstein, (born February 4, 1921, Peoria, Illinois, U.S.—died February 4, 2006, Washington, D.C.), American feminist best known for her book The Feminine Mystique (1963), which explored the causes of the frustrations of modern women in traditional roles. Bettye Goldstein graduated in ...

www.theatlantic.com/sexes/archive/2013/02/4-big-problems-with-the-feminine-mystique/273069

Feb 12, 2013 ... Feminist theorist bell hooks took Betty Friedan's book to task for its racial exclusion. (bell hooks). Betty Friedan is .... She highlighted the "even more shocking" situation African-American women faced, having to deal with the " double bars" of being female and African American. So even though, as Horowitz  ...

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From 1944, she worked as a journalist in Manhattan, writing for the Federated Press and the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America under the name Betty Goldstein. She married Carl Friedman (later Friedan) in 1947, and the couple had 3 children before their divorce in 1969. Friedan was part of a broad ...