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 (ăb′zo͝og′, -zŭg′), Bella 1920-1998.
American politician who was a US representative from New York State (1971-1976) known for her strong views against the Vietnam War and in support of feminism.
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(ˈæb zʊg)
Bella (Savitzky), 1920–98, U.S. politician and women's-rights activist: congresswoman 1971–76.
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Prominent American feminists attended, including Betty Friedan, Bella Abzug, Jane Fonda, and Angela Davis.
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Robin then called on her friends-Bella Abzug, Gloria Steinem, friends from Ford Foundation and other women's networks to act as sponsors.' The conference became a huge success.
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When Bella Abzug campaigned in 1971 for New York City statehood, the Buffalo City Council responded with a "good riddance" resolution.
Representative and social activist Bella Abzug, and served for five years as the executive director of the Lesbian Community Cancer Project in Chicago.
I hope to confront parochial educational as one form of urban, normative subordination and indoctrination, as it is realized in the lives of two urban women--congresswoman and civil rights activist Bella Abzug and poet and activist Audre Lorde--and as I witnessed it myself as a "product" of the same parochial school Lorde and Abzug attended: St.