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Step by Step: Building a Feminist Movement.

Traces the gradual emergence of contemporary feminism in the United States from 1941 to 1977 through the life stories of eight women, six of whom became founding members of NOW. The participants describe the labor, civil rights, and political movements of the 1940s and 50s that led them to take independent action for women in this personal view of the women on feminism's front lines. c1998. 56 min.