SWEEP, 1970-1972 (inclusive).


SWEEP, 1970-1972 (inclusive).

SWEEP (or "Operation SWEEP") was a packet distributed by the Women's Liberation Center in New York City containing "a series of exposes of the tactics and activities of the Socialist Workers Party and Young Socialist Alliance as they relate to the Feminist Movement." It included statements by Cell 16 and Second Cell 16, a report to the governing board of the National Organization for Women, and a report on the Women's National Abortion Action Coalition conference (1971).

1 folio+ folder.

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Women's National Abortion Action Coalition

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Komisar, Lucy, 1942-

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Lucy Komisar was born in the Bronx in April 1942. She participated in several activities on behalf of civil rights, including editing the Mississippi Free Press for one year. From the description of Komisar (Lucy) civil rights collection, 1961-1991 (bulk 1961-1964). (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 57600042 Freelance writer and editor, Lucy Komisar was vice president for public relations for the National Organization for Women (1970-...

Cell 16 (Organization)

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Radical feminist collective, Boston, Mass., which wrote for and published the journal No More Fun and Games. Several collective members were also involved in the group, Female Liberation, Inc., and in the fall of 1970 the offices of Female Liberation were "taken over" by women affiliated with the Socialist Workers Party (SWP). From the description of Records, 1968-1974. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70939928 ...

National Organization for Women

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The National Organization for Women (NOW) was formed in Washington D.C. in 1966, and incorporated in 1967. The organization was formed to bring women into full participation in the mainstream of society, assuming all privileges and responsibilities in fully equal partnership with men. Local chapters were formed throughout the country and task forces were set up to deal with problems of women in areas such as employment, education, religion, poverty, law, politics, and image in the media....

Socialist Workers' Party (Great Britain)

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Members and supporters of the Socialist Workers Party have worked with the farm movement and have covered farm protests for the Party's newspaper, The militant, since the 1970s. The items in this collection were collected by various members who were active with the farm movement. From the description of Farm protests collection, 1954-1990, n.d. (Iowa State University). WorldCat record id: 221317319 American socialist political party. From the description of Socia...

Women's Liberation Center of New York

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Young Socialist Alliance (U.S.)

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From the guide to the Young Socialist Alliance, 1976-1977, null, (University of Maryland) ...

Warrior, Betsy

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