author, journalist, lecturer and Feminist
. Born 1934.
A 1960s American feminist icon, Steinem was a pioneer in the women's liberation
movement and founded the Women's Political Caucus in 1971. She was also founder of Ms.
Famously quoted with "A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle.
" and "Power can be taken, but not given. The process of the taking is empowerment in itself."