International Women’s Day From Gloria Steinem’s Perspective

International Women’s Day From Gloria Steinem’s Perspective

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Gloria Steinem has been one of the most well-known spokespeople for equal rights, specifically women’s, since the start of her journalism career in the late 1960s and early 1970s. At the age of eighty-six, she is still an activist, traveling around the world as an organizer and lecturer speaking on issues of equality. For 2021’s International Women’s Day she spoke with the magazine Variety’s Editor-in-Chief Claudia Eller and how women ‘just need to keep going,’ even though there is a darkness that resides within the halls of equality. She admits that one of the main reasons that women are under …

Julianne Moore Talks Gloria Steinem’s ‘My Life on the Road’ Adaptation

Julianne Moore Talks Gloria Steinem’s ‘My Life on the Road’ Adaptation

Gloria Steinem is a powerhouse; the kind of person possessed by an innate desire to change the world for the better. She’s a writer, activist, feminist organizer, editor…and a laundry list of other things. She has founded or helped found organizations such as the Women’s Action Alliance, the National Women’s Political Caucus, the Women’s Media Center, Voters for Choice, Choice USA (now URGE) Ms. Foundation for Women, (which is basically the reason we have Take Your Daughter to Work Day), Equality Now, Donor Direct Action and Direct Impact Africa.  She also co-founded New York Magazine and Ms. Magazine, for which she still remains …

20 Gloria Steinem Quotes to Empower You!

20 Gloria Steinem Quotes to Empower You!

Happy 85th birthday to the great Gloria Steinem! Gloria Steinem is one of the most influential and prominent figures in second-wave feminism and marched alongside greats like Dr. Maya Angelou. She made a massive contribution to American feminism from the 60s to the 70s, and continues to influence change in the era of #MeToo and Times Up. It may be her eighty-fifth birthday, but she is not slowing down, and has she is also heavily involved in these recent movements as well.   Image Via Elle   Not only is she a fierce political activist but also a writer/journalist with books …