American Exceptionalism

LUCETTE LAGNADO:: My Mom’s American Liberation – WSJ

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LUCETTE LAGNADO:: My Mom’s American Liberation – WSJ

By LUCETTE LAGNADO No one who knew my mother Edith ever thought of her as an icon of American feminism. Yet with the passage of years I have become convinced that this is exactly what she was, though she never attended a protest or held a placard. Small, shy, seemingly passive, she was for decades a "stay-at-home Mom," that now-searing term used to describe what ... Go To Article