Tribute to Life of Betty Friedan
The achievements and legacy of Betty Friedan (1921 - 2006) were recognized. Ms. Fridan was the author of The Feminine Mystique in… read more
The achievements and legacy of Betty Friedan (1921 - 2006) were recognized. Ms. Fridan was the author of The Feminine Mystique in 1963 and one of the co-founders of the National Organization for Women.
Patricia Schroeder made the keynote speech after many tributes were offered.
Jonathan and Emily Friedan accepted an award on behalf of their mother, presented by Elsa Williams. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Anne Taylor Fleming Essayist PBS->Newshour with Jim Lehrer
- Emily Friedan Daughter
- Kim Gandy President National Organization for Women
- Patricia S. Schroeder President and CEO Association of American Publishers
- Anne Thomas President Woman's National Democratic Club
- Elsa Williams Member Woman's National Democratic Club
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