Posts tagged "betty friedan"

Leighton Meester Is A Feminist & Betty Friedan Is Her Role Model

Who is your role model and why? The American writer Betty Friedan — she fought for gender equality and wrote the great book “The Feminine Mystique” which sparked the beginning of a second-wave feminism. So do you consider yourself a feminist? Sure. I believe in equal rights for men and women. Color me just a…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 25, 2014

Ke$ha’s Memoir Is The New “Feminine Mystique”

If you asked me three years ago whether I thought Ke$ha was a positive feminist role model for both myself and millions of other young girls belting out her bravado across the globe, I would have shot you a McKayla Maroney face with a slight “are you serious?” twist. I was so unimpressed with her…

By: Daley Quinn / November 22, 2012