Lorraine Duvall’s “Finding A Woman’s Place: The Story of a 1970s Feminist Collective”

Lorraine Duvall's new book - Finding A Woman’s Place: The Story of a 1970s Feminist Collective in the Adirondacks - is reviewed by Timothy Miller, Professor Emeritus, Religious Studies, University of Kansas, author of numerous books on intentional communities, including The Encyclopedic Guide to American Intentional Communities; The Quest for Utopia in the Twentieth-Century America, Volume I: 1900–1960; The 60s Communes: Hippies [...]

2020-03-19T10:50:51+00:00March 19th, 2020|Book|

Happy Birthday to Betty Friedan!

Betty Friedan, author of the Feminine Mystique and a founder of the National Organization for Women, was born 98 years ago today, February 4, 1921.  Betty was one of the catalysts of the second wave feminist revolution.  We will always be grateful for her contribution and we remember her today.

2019-06-26T09:31:49+00:00February 4th, 2019|Activism, Book, Equality, Feminist|

‘Our Bodies, Ourselves’ Will Stop Printing New Editions

According to an article in the Boston Globe published on April 4, 2018, "the most recent print edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves will be its last, halting advancement in women’s health, contraception, and sexual awareness in 2011, as its authors shift to a Web-only presence and an all-volunteer model of advocacy." The decision is based on financial pressures, and the [...]

2019-07-16T07:37:40+00:00April 9th, 2018|Book, Health, Reproductive Justice|