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Posted on: February 25, 2014

[ARCHIVED] TONIGHT! The Roots of the Second Wave: Feminist Activism in the 1960s

7pm Tuesday, February 25
Join us for a presentation by Michelle Parkinson, UWRF English professor and the coordinator of Women's and Gender Studies. Activism in the '60s was limited to anti-war and civil rights. The decade saw the feminist movement shift from issues related to gender inequality in voting and property rights, to a much wider range second-wave feminism broadened the debate to a wide range of issues: sexuality, family, the workplace, reproductive rights, and both de facto and official legal inequalities. should be an interesting evening!

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