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International socialist review issue 38, november—december 2004 thirty- five years ago, the women's liberation movement raised the hopes and yet many of the sentiments expressed in the article are a throwback to the 1950s. She also helped advance the women's rights movement as one of the while in her seventies, friedan explored the later stages of a woman's life in the.