With the League of Women Voters of Albany, SUNY Press at the Bethlehem Public Library

“Who cares what the men did?” My response: the women, then, and I would say now.  The decision to recruit men—elites in general—was smart social movement strategy. Men controlled every single avenue of power and influence in government, in society, in business and in the culture at large. Their willingness to organize and to engage, to share that influence, and power was  simply crucial to the victory to come. continue reading