Lynn Schenk

The word “feminist” connotes equality of opportunity, giving women the chance to succeed or fail. It should be cleansed of its political trappings. Every woman and every man who believes in equality of opportunity is a feminist.

-Lynn Schenk, Attorney, Former Member of the United States House of Representatives, Feminist, promoted the Equal Rights Amendment and other women’s rights issues, former White House Fellow, former Deputy Attorney General in the office of the California Attorney General. San Diego, CA