Name: Gloria Steinem
Why she rocks: She is an American feminist, and was the leader of the women’s liberation movement in the 1960’s and 70’s. She was a columnist for New York magazine and cofounded Ms. magazine. She worked alongside Jane Fonda and Robin Morgan to co-found the Women’s Media Center, an organization that works to amplify the voices of women in the media through advocacy, media and leadership training, and the creation of original content. She is very involved in politics, often campaigning for candidates and reforms.
Quote: ”A movement is only composed of people moving. To feel its warmth and motion around us is the end as well as the means”
Because of this woman… women have stronger voices in the media.
One of the most influential and important people of our lifetime.