Gloria: In Her Own Words

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In Her Own Words

A pioneering advocate for gender equality, co-founder of Ms. Magazine, and cultural icon, Gloria Steinem has played a prominent role in modern American history. The HBO-produced profile ‘In Her Own Words’ features thoughtful interviews with the woman herself as well as fascinating archival footage. Steinem comes across as sincere and engaging while clips of central moments in 70s women’s history capture the energy and spirit of feminist activism.

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Gloria Steinem in HBO’s Gloria: In Her Own Words This post by Megan Kearns originally appeared at Bitch Flicks on March 28, 2012. If I were to ask you to name a famous feminist, who would you say? I’m going to go out on a limb and guess that most of you would probably say […]

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