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    • Barbara Seaman (1935–2008) 

      Horwitz, Rainey
      Barbara Seaman was a writer, investigator, and advocate for female healthcare rights during the twentieth century in the United States. Seaman’s work addressed the gendered prejudice she observed in the US healthcare system ...
    • Betty Friedan (1921–2006) 

      Abdi-Moradi, Sepehr
      Betty Friedan advocated for the advancement of women's rights in the twentieth century in the United States. In 1963, Friedan wrote The Feminine Mystique, which historians consider a major contribution to the feminist ...
    • Boston Women’s Health Book Collective, later Our Bodies Ourselves (1969–) 

      Horwitz, Rainey
      The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective was a women’s health organization headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, that published the informational book Our Bodies Ourselves, which sold over 4.5 million copies. Initially ...
    • Chicago Women’s Liberation Union (1969–1977) 

      Horwitz, Rainey
      The Chicago Women’s Liberation Union, hereafter Union or CWLU, was a feminist union that operated in Chicago, Illinois, from 1969 to 1977 and was the first and largest union, at the time of its operation, focused on women’s ...
    • Our Bodies, Ourselves (1973), by the Boston Women's Health Book Collective 

      Pingolt, Maggie (Arizona State University. School of Life Sciences. Center for Biology and Society. Embryo Project Encyclopedia., 2013-06-21)
      Our Bodies, Ourselves, a succession to a pamphlet of resources pulled from co-ops of women in and around Boston, Massachusetts was published in New York in 1973 by Simon and Schuster. Retitled from the original Women and ...
    • She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry (2014) by Mary Dore 

      Horwitz, Rainey
      In 2014, Mary Dore directed the documentary 'She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry,' which details the events and accomplishments of the women’s liberation movement from 1966 to the early 1970s in the United States. The film ...