“Good Girls Revolt”


American Public Media talks with Lynn Povich, author of The Good Girls Revoltabout the group of female Newsweek employees who sued the publication for gender discrimination.

Newsweek split tasks between gender at that time: females worked in the research department while males were the writers and editors. Povich and her fellow female employees eventually won their case.

Listen to the interview at American Public Media

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