Women and Gender Studies Program

Professor Susan Feiner in On the Issues Magazine

Prof. Susan Feiner

Women and Gender Studies Professor Susan Feiner argues that U.S. women's economic rights are in jeopardy, and that the struggle to gain economic rights for women requires a new New Deal. Taking FDR's economic policies as a starting point Feiner shows how women's economic security, seen by FDR and the New Dealers as a basic human right, is still not met. Full text of Prof. Feiner's article avalable here.