“Sisters: Think of all the things you could do if you were born a boy – and do them anyway!” – Letty Cottin Pogrebin, 1/11/79
Author. Journalist. Activist. Editor. Publisher. Speaker. A Founding Editor of Ms. Magazine. A Co-Founder of the Ms. Foundation in 1972, the NWPC in 1971, the Ms. Foundation for Education and Communication, the Women’s Task Force of the UJA/Federation, the Directors Council of the Women in Religion Program at Harvard Divinity School, and several dialogue groups promoting intergroup understanding between African-Americans and Jews, and between Palestinians and Jews.
Photo 1. Letty Cottin Pogrebin, circa 1972. Photo 2. Supersisters Trading Card, 1979. Photo 3. Editor of Ms. Magazine, 1985 (photo by Jim Frost). Photo 4. VFA salute to Betty Friedan, 1999.