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I Was Profoundly Effected By Women's Movement In The Sixties

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 3 People

    We Have All Been

    When I was growing up in the 1960s and 70s, Feminism was pretty much a nightly news item. Alongside footage of the Civil Rights marches and the anti Vietnam War protests, TV news bulletins showed vision of women marching in the streets, demanding equal opportunities in education...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Feb 10, 2011

    I'm Ms. Why Is That A Problem?

    sometimes it still bothers me deeply.  it seems trivial to care so much about how you are addressed by your peers or in public places or court or whatever, maybe in court they are more astute but somehow you know what i doubt it.  in the 60s when the address Ms. for a...
    clarkee clarkee
    4 Responses Jun 1, 2010


    I wasnt around then, i was born in 79.....however, I do agree we have all been affected~profoundly!!!I am an openly lesbian woman living in a rural area of the UK, if it hadnt been for those beauitful and inspired women, I fear my life would be so much more drab for not being...
    tinksie tinksie
    31-35, F
    Feb 22, 2011
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