Gloria Steinem

Gloria Steinem, at 84, Says She Is Seeing More Support for Women’s Rights Than Ever Before

It’s hard to imagine anyone better than the indomitable Gloria Steinem to reflect on the current state of women in America. She’s been the foremost champion, and most recognizable face, of women’s issues for 50 years. At 84, here’s what she had to say last month at the 2019 Watermark Conference for Women about women’s movements in the U.S. and around the world now being stronger than they have ever … [ more ]

Gloria Steinem at the 2019 Watermark Conference for Women

 Women’s rights pioneer and advocate Gloria Steinem spoke in front of a sold-out crowd of thousands during the Watermark Conference for Women on February 22, 2019.

Gloria Steinem’s 100 Words of Inspiration

Don’t tell Gloria Steinem that part of the reason for the pay gap is that women don’t negotiate. “That’s utter bulls***,” says the activist and author most recently of My Life on the Road. “It’s true that we should insist more than we do. But the reason we don’t insist is because inequality has been normalized.” Rather than blaming ourselves, we should be blaming the system—and sharing salary information and … [ more ]