Phyllis Schlafly: "The Feminists Just Don't Get It"
Athletic Administration Building -- Gymnasium
President's Lecture Series
Phyllis Stewart Schlafly (March 18, 1927 – December 14, 2015) was a movement conservative, lawyer, radio commentator, syndicated columnist and author. She held conservative social and political views, opposed feminism and abortion, and successfully campaigned against ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Her book, A Choice Not an Echo (1964), a polemic against Republican leader Nelson Rockefeller, sold more than three million copies. Schlafly co-authored books on national defense and was critical of arms control agreements with the Soviet Union. In 1972, Schlafly founded the Eagle Forum, a conservative political interest group, and remained its chair and CEO until her death in 2016.
Schlafly, Phyllis, "Phyllis Schlafly: "The Feminists Just Don't Get It"" (1997). President's Lecture Series. 86.