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Abzug, Bella (b. Savitsky)

(1920–  ) U.S. representative; born in New York City. She was a civil rights lawyer (1944–70) and director of Women Strike for Peace (1961–70) before going to Congress (1971–77). Well known for both her outspoken views and outsize hats, she was an unsuccessful senatorial and mayoral candidate.
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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.
Construction industry pioneer Lina Gottesman helped inspire a new generation of leaders at the launch of the Millie King Entrepreneurship Program presented by the Bella Abzug Leadership Institute (BALI) at Hunter College in New York City.
Representative and women's rights leader Bella Abzug's 97th birthday[non-translatable text]she was born on July 24, 1920[non-translatable text]I paid a visit to a show at the Marc Straus Gallery on Manhattan's Lower East Side called "If Only Bella Abzug Were Here.
Fitzpatrick covers Chisholm's frustration with sexism and bigotry from her own progressive peers, and her disappointment with some of her feminist colleagues, including her National Women's Political Caucus co-founders Betty Friedan, Bella Abzug and Gloria Steinem, all of whom offered sometimes too tepid support during her historic 1972 run for the Democratic nomination.
Bella Abzug (D-NY), the US Congress designated August 26th as "Women's Equality Day.
We should have cheered their efforts," she said about Bella Abzug, Flo Kennedy and others who won earlier achievements on behalf of women.
Since leaving Gawker in 2010, Holmes, who recently landed a column in the New York Times Sunday Book Review, has kept busy compiling The Book of Jezebel, an encyclopedia of lady things with more than 1,000 entries, from bell hooks and Bella Abzug to Xena and zits.
She has been stressing identity politics lately, putting out a video with Gloria Steinem comparing Quinn to Bella Abzug.
Given that Eleanor Roosevelt and Bella Abzug are no longer with us, this is probably No.
I enjoyed Irin Cannon's homage to the late, dynamic Congresswoman Bella Abzug, "The Woman Congress Could Not Intimidate" (July/August).
Every president has published a proclamation for Women's Equality Day since 1971 when legislation was first introduced in Congress by Bella Abzug.