women's liberation movement

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Noun1.women's liberation movement - the movement aimed at equal rights for womenwomen's liberation movement - the movement aimed at equal rights for women
crusade, campaign, cause, drive, effort, movement - a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end; "he supported populist campaigns"; "they worked in the cause of world peace"; "the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant"; "the movement to end slavery"; "contributed to the war effort"
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Texan girl, blues queen and music pioneer: The iconic figure of the hippie and women's liberation movement in the late 1960s was born 75 years ago, on January 19, 1943.
Johansson, 57, who has been in Korea for more than five years, noted the current discussions led by President Moon Jae-in's administration to create policies that seek to improve women's lives run parallel to the height of the women's liberation movement in Sweden in the 1970s and the resulting legislative actions.
General histories of second-wave feminism, including those by Sara Evans, Alice Echols, Ruth Rosen, and Susan Brownmiller, do not identify the contributions of Jewish women to the women's liberation movement.
On being a sex symbol as the women's liberation movement rose) I started to know that there was this women's movement going on.
Gay told the Irish Mirror: "I can only tell from my experience and I was in at the beginning of the women's liberation movement in Ireland with people like Mary Kenny and Margaret Gaj.
When I began teaching women's studies in 1990, I'd never heard of feminist pedagogy and was acutely unsure of how to translate my experience in the women's liberation movement into a classroom setting.
In La Belle Saison (Summertime for those of us reliant on English language subtitles), Delphine (Izia Higelin) and Carole (Cecile de France) must Interpret their personal liberation in the context of 1971 France and the broader women's liberation movement that is happening at the time.
The paper traces the unprecedented emergence of women playwrights after the Women's Liberation Movement in British Theatre.
In addition to teaching the social studies state-mandated objective of having students understand and "describe the changing roles of women, children, and families during major eras of world history," (specifically the women's liberation movement of the 1960s), our goal was to present a literacy-rich history lesson that incorporated oral reading, annotation, and written responses.
It was a celebration of female self determination in the 1970's and became an enduring symbol for the women's liberation movement.
THE women's liberation movement of the 1970s and 80s is being celebrated in a collection of posters and archive material on show at Huddersfield Art Gallery.
He was talking about the women's liberation movement.

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