Now 80 (and still fabulous), Steinem recalled the roots of the feminist movement.
There is much reason for hope in the long term, said Steinem.
Gloria Steinem, Time, 156, no. 15, p.20: Steinem disclaimed credit for originating the feminist expression.
Steinem also declined, through a publicist, to comment for this article.
In it, Steinem addressed the issues women have long had breaking into theater behind-the-scenes.
This, even though Hefner's existence provided Steinem the opening for her big break.
“To say our bodies belong to ourselves is revolutionary,” Steinem said.
“Wherever more money and cooperation are required, there are fewer women,” Steinem said.
“I think of these crimes as supremacy crimes,” Steinem said.