Feminist Follies – Part II
(In the second of this three-part series, Paula Adamick charts the advance of the feminist movement through the mid-20th century by three of its most prominent avatars …)
On Christmas Day, an unidentified blond in St.Peter’s Square in Rome had her own Christmas message to deliver to the world. As a member of a feminist activist group, the woman was topless and had the words ‘God is Woman’ written on her bare chest as she attacked the nativity scene in the piazza.
Although the incident occurred well after Pope Francis delivered his Christmas message from the balcony of St Peter’s Basilica, thousands