The feminist movement of the 1970s worked to raise awareness of violence against women, but diverged on the role of law enforcement in fighting it.
Abolitionists like the New Hampshire native believed that masculinity required self-control, setting them against violent enslavers.
Men dominated the underground papers of the 1960s. Feminist journalists like Robin Morgan and Sheila Ryan called them on their sexism.
In the 1970s, one of the most powerful tools of feminism came from speaking out loud the nature of oppression.