Emma Goldman, anarchist and activist -- "If I can't dance, I don't want to be part of your revolution." Her life, from 1869-1940, spanned great movements of two centuries. She was an early advocate of free speech, birth control, women’s equality, and union organization. Deported from the USin 1919, she participated in great social and political movements of her age, including the Russian Revolution and the Spanish Civil War.
"The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses." ~ Malcolm X [follow this link to find a short video and analysis of the way power is exercised through the media: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/02/the-art-of-manufacturing-consent.html]
Chang, I. (2009). Making History. Working Mother, p16-16. This talks about the invention of birth control pills and its role in a women’s liberation. In addition, the article also mentions the approval of the birth control pill. Lastly, it adds the breakthrough altered the timeline of women’s history with an emphasis on the workplace, giving men and women flexibility to care for family