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Preparation for Punk #2 - 1970s Feminism

By the mid seventies, Feminism was still often referred to as “Women’s Lib”, and was depicted in newspapers, as something that was run by a bunch of kooky, dungaree-wearing, man-hating, hairy-lesbian, cat-ladies, whose message seemed to be something to do with burning their bras. 669 more words

Punk Rock


I am eternally grateful to the liberated ladies of the Swinging Sixties for sticking their heads above the  women’s rights parapet, although I do worry that in 2017 we have started a backward slide but … that’s a blog for another day.   343 more words