Ms: The first magazine owned, run and written by women – BBC World Service




It’s 50 years since feminist campaigner Gloria Steinem co-founded the first magazine in America to be owned, run, and written by women.

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Ms. covered issues such as equal rights, abortion, and domestic violence in a way that no other magazine had before. With its glossy covers it helped bring feminism into the mainstream. Witness History spoke to Gloria Steinem.

Check out more Witness History films here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLz_B0PFGIn4cfahLaE406BWHwYkYHqB57

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