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Dworkin, Andrea Rita

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Born: 1946 AD
Died: 2005 AD, at 58 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Activists

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1946 - Born on September 26th in Camden, New Jersey. American feminist and author, an outspoken critic of sexual politics, particularly of the victimizing effects of pornography on women.

1965 - Was arrested for disorderly conduct while protesting at New York.

1974 - She wrote "Woman Hating", "Our Blood: Prophecies and Discourses on Sexual Politics", "Pornography: Men Possessing Women", "Right-wing Women", "Intercourse", "Letters from a War Zone" and "Life and Death".

1988 - With Catherine MacKinnon, co-wrote "Pornography and Civil Rights: A New Day for Women's Equality".

1998 - Married to John Stoltenberg.

1999 - She was raped at Europe.

2000-2002 - Wrote the books, Scapegoat: The Jews, Israel, and Women's Liberation and Heartbreak: The Political Memoir of a Feminist Militant.

2005 - Died on April 9th in Washington, D.C.

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